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Amazon and Google allows each other video streaming services in historic deal

19 April 2019 4

Collaboration between companies to together come up with something far more useful for the users is the new trend that the tech giants are harnessing. Amazon and Google have also lately showcased something similar by agreeing upon letting each other to host streaming media application on their respective platforms.

This agreement means that Amazon’s Fire TV users would be able to use YouTube apps to access music videos, shows, movies and more content on the Google-owned video streaming service. Likewise, Amazon Prime members would be able to stream to Chromecast or would be able to access Amazon’s video content on Android TV.


This is great news for users on both the platforms and the head of product partnerships at YouTube shared in a statement in this regard,

"We are excited to work with Amazon to launch the official YouTube apps on Fire TV devices worldwide," and also "Bringing our flagship YouTube experience to Amazon Fire TV gives our users even more ways to watch the videos and creators they love."

Likewise, Andrew Bennett who is the head of business development for Prime Video also shared

"give our customers convenient access to the shows and movies they love... customers will have even more ways to stream what they want, whenever they want, no matter where they are."

Are you excited about this partnership? Let us know in the comment section below.


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Amazon and Google allows each other video streaming services in historic deal
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AbdulMalik

Definitely definitely this is a "historic deal" and I feel the exact word is used to define the new partnership. Opens multiple doors to users now.

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