Categories Archives: News

Vudu Launches Movies On Us.

Vudu announced this new option, called Vudu Movies On Us, in a blog post on Tuesday. Of course, there is no such thing as a free lunch and in this case the tradeoff is that the movies are ad-supported, similar to movies available on Crackle and other serv ...

“DeadPool” Avilable on Digital.

Vudu has begun notifying DeadPool pre-order customers, digital orders will become available on Monday, April 25th, 2016 at 9PM PST. If you are looking to pre-order and watch before the May 10 Blu-Ray release, Click Here. Vudu currently offers the pre-orde ...

Fandango’s Acquisition of M-GO.

Late Friday Jan 29th, The Hollywood Reporter broke news that “Fandango Gets Into the Streaming Business With Acquisition of M-GO“. This is good news for movie going people who like to pay or receive digital movies with theater purchases. For e ...

Roku SE Edition $25 on Black Friday.

Earlier in the week, Best Buy released their Black Friday Ad. Within the ad there was a familiar device in the insert, a Roku. Unfortunately the model listed “SE Edition” was not known. The Roku SE Edition is listed with a sale price of $24.99 ...

HBO Now Hits Google’s Chromecast.

HBO Now has officially landed on Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player. Earlier this year HBO Now launched its online service exclusively on Apple products. But as of last week, HBO Now is officially available on Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming M ...

Showtime Streaming Goes Live With Free Trial.

Showtime now offers a free Showtime Streaming 30-Day Trial. Previously scheduled for a July 12 release, this service includes access to multiple shows for iOS, Roku, PlayStation Vue, and Hulu users. Note that you’ll need to cancel the subscription b ...

4K Streaming Comes To Vudu.

Consumers will be able to watch 4K Ultra HD Dolby Vision titles from Warner Bros. via VUDU SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) announced today a partnership with VIZIO to bring Dolby Vision to the consumer market ...

Star Wars Coming To Digital April 10.

Seems with the release of Hasbro’s Digital Release Commemorative Collection Sets, we will finally see all six Star Wars movies in digital format on Vudu. The toys are set to be released by Hasbro in action figure four packs and each commemoratives e ...

HBO NOW An Apple Exclusive.

During Apple’s Spring Event, Apple announced the launch of the new Apple TV and the exclusively of HBO Now on Apple products. HBO Now has been in the works for a while and rumors had surfaced about a $15 a month price tag, without a cable subscripti ...

Target to Close TargetTicket.

It is official! Target has decided to send out “important update” emails to their TargetTicket subscribers about the service closing on March 7, 2015. The internet had got word of the closure a few days ago, but nothing was confirmed by Target ...

Walmart’s Vudu Spark Streaming Stick.

What is the Vudu Spark? It is Walmart’s attempt to compete with other streaming stick devices like Roku and Chromecast. The dongle type device plugs into HDTVs with an HDMI input and uses a Wi-FI connection to access and stream ones Vudu account to ...

Disney Movies Anywhere Comes To Vudu.

Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA) comes to Vudu according to recently found pages on Vudu website and mobile web. When accessing the following page, http://www.vudu.com/dma.html you will get a DMA splash page that shows how DMA is not integrated with Vudu. Whe ...

Disney Movies Anywhere News Event.

UPDATE 11/4: Disney Movies Anywhere can now link to Google Play! By linking to a Google Play account, you will get a free copy of Wreck It Ralph added to your account. The free movie will also transfer to all your linked accounts, including iTunes (if lin ...

Google Play Comes To Roku.

Roku extends its app selection with the addition of Google Play. Google play is a huge addition to the Roku channel market, especially for Android faithful. By adding the Google Play channel to your Roku device and linking it to your Google account, you w ...

Vudu’s InstaWatch.

Walmart’s Vudu streaming provider has been a trend setter in online streaming. Vudu was the first to offer disc to digital service over a year ago. Vudu also works closely with Hollywood studios to offer pre-orders of big name movies in store. And n ...

Amazon in Talks to Join Ultraviolet.

Amazon and Ultraviolet are not two words you hear often in one sentence. But Amazon could be joining the Ultraviolet revolution if talks continue. Various news outlets are reporting the online e-commerce site is in talks with 3 movie studios to the join t ...

Star Wars On Digital?.

MovieWeb has an interesting article in that they have found a Disney digital ad on an Italian Disney site. The ad (below for reference) features clips from a few Star Wars movies on a laptop at about 21 secs into the ad. Though the ad is in Iltalian here ...

Vudu 5 Free HDX Movies.

The HDX Starter Pack is VUDU’s latest promotion for new customers. When you sign up with VUDU, you get to pick 5 HDX movies from select titles to jump start your digital movie collection. You get your HDX Starter Pack by signing up for a new VUDU accoun ...

10 Million Roku Units Sold.

Today Roku announced 10 Million units have been sold in the U.S. since its debut in 2008. That is an amazing feat for a company that revolutionized the set top market with apps. Though other companies have tried to take a chunk of the market, I will alway ...

How To Check The Validity Of A UV Code.

Have you received or found an UltraViolet code and wondered if it was used? I will let you know how to check the validity of an UltraViolet code using Vudu.com. Weather you have a Vudu account or not, you can still check if a code has been used. 1. First ...

Disney Launches DisneyMoviesAnywhere.

On Feb. 25, 2014, Walt Disney Studios unveiled Disney Movies Anywhere, a new digital movie service and app available exclusively on iTunes. With this new system Disney has in place you can now watch Disney iTunes movies on devices without having to use iT ...

What is Ultraviolet?.

UltraViolet (UV) is a digital rights authentication and cloud-based licensing system that allows users of digital home entertainment content to stream and download purchased content to multiple platforms and devices. UltraViolet adheres to a “buy on ...