Movie download times could be halved as soon as next year with the impending arrival of a new 'high efficiency' video standard.
Online e-retailer Amazon has launched a new initiative which gives its customers the chance to watch the movies they purchase instantly via a digital copy of the film.
Microsoft's Xbox 360 may have the movie monopoly in the UK, with downloadable content available from Paramount, Universal and Warner, but Sony is inching ahead in the US.
ExclusiveMicrosoft announced today it has set up a partnership with Universal Pictures to distribute a selection of the studio's movies through Xbox Live.
Following yesterday's news that Sony is finally releasing the PS3 movie downloads service later this summer, the latest reports from Tinseltown are that Sony Pictures is the only one of the major studios that has, to date, signed up for the service.
UpdatedMovie downloads have finally come to iTunes UK, so how does Apple's offering compare with its arch-rivals on choice, compatibility and price. Let's find out, shall we?