Amazon signs deal with HBO

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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Forbes: The deal will bring the network's original shows to Amazon streaming.

Amazon has been desperately trying to compete with NetflixNFLX -4.96% for the streaming content market. For the most part, it’s been running a distant second. A recent survey by Qwilt showed that in the past year Amazon’s market share has grown from 0.6% to 3%, but it’s still small compared to Netflix which accounts for 57.5% of all online video streaming.

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