Ever since buying YouTube for $1.65 billion in 2006, Google has wanted to feed premium content -- and premium ad placements -- through that channel. Miramax would put 700 titles at Google's digital fingertips. It puts the company in play against Hulu and Netflix, too.
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With Google's possible buy of Groupon.com for $4 billion, the holiday shopping season is heating up.
Netflix offered a streaming-only subscription recently that is cheaper than its cheapest DVD plan.
With all these streaming moments, is anyone else noticing DVDs being sunsetted like so many VHS tapes?