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‘The Simpsons’ to Stream in 4:3! In the Words of Homer Simpson, ‘Woo Hoo!’

The show’s first seven seasons are now playing online in their original format, with more to come. iPad and other app users might have to wait a little while longer for the changes to take hold, as FX’s President of Program Strategy Chuck Saftler said that “the fastest way to push it out to everyone at start was web,” but it’s coming soon. – Max O’Connell, indieWIRE
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Netflix vs. Shomi: What you can expect from the Rogers/Shaw streaming service

As you may have heard, the new streaming video service, coming from Rogers Media and Shaw Media, will be available to Rogers and Shaw Internet and cable customers in a beta version starting the first week of November. The Netflix-like venture will cost viewers $8.99 per month, and by the end of its first year, the service will reportedly include 1,200 movies and 340 TV titles. […] But if you already have Netflix, should you even bother adding Shomi to your digital viewing arsenal? I guess it depends on what you think of the content. Recent deals with Starz Digital Media and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution — which gave Shomi the streaming video rights to titles from FX, FXX and Fox[.] – Sean Fitzgerald,QMI Agency via Toronto Sun
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