Walmart Integrates VUDU into Its Online Presence

It's about time wouldn't you say? If you remember Walmart purchased VUDU little more than a year ago. Today Walmart is announcing VUDU integration into its online store. Folks can now rent or purchase movies through the Walmart site — under Movies & TV > Video on Demand by VUDU -- and view selections through their browser [...]

Walmart’s Home Entertainment Department Embraces the Connected Lifestyle

Walmart is announcing that their Home Entertainment department, starting this month, will provide customers "more high quality internet-ready home entertainment products, new wireless technologies and new mobile devices" in store. Featured connected lifestyle products Walmart has on tap: LG, VIZIO, Samsung, and Sony 'net-connected Blu-ray players and HDTVs capable of streaming content from VUDU, Netflix, [...]

Walmart to Acquire VUDU

The New York Times is reporting that both Walmart and VUDU have been informing Hollywood studios and CE manufactures of the deal today. While it hasn't been officially announced (UPDATE: It's official! Press release attached below), the acquisition is big news for the industry. As many of you know already, VUDU is a three year [...]