What does the world need more of? Amazon knows — Amazon Prime Video.
And now, the company is giving the world what it needs, explanding its Prime Video offerings around the world. A few places are left off the list, but most people can start watching their Amazon Prime videos immediately.
In IT Blogwatch, we get some popcorn and turn on the subtitles.
So what is going on? Leo Barraclough has the background:
Amazon Prime Video has gone global. The streaming service is now available in more than 200 countries and territories…putting it in direct competition with Netflix.
The territories where Prime Video is…available — at PrimeVideo.com — span virtually every region of the world…As with Netflix, however, the service is not available in China.
So how do people watch? We let the people at Amazon tell us themselves: