Boycott video services: Google and Amazon have reconciled

Бойкот видеосервисов: Google и Amazon помирились

Two tekhgigant found a common language in providing video services of each other

Google and Amazon have stopped the mutual boycott of the video, reports Businesswire.

In the coming months the official YouTube app will be available on Amazon Fire TV and smart TVs, Fire TV Edition. At the same time amazonesque app Prime Video will appear on Google Chromecast and Android TV.

“We are delighted to be working with Amazon on the release of the official YouTube apps on Fire TV devices around the world,” said Heather Rivera, head of product partnerships at YouTube.

Amazon responded that “we are happy to announce Prime Video devices media player Chromecast and Android TV OC”.

Users of the YouTube app will be able to access the full content library and play the video in 4K HDR at 60 frames per second.

Users devices Chromecast media player will have access to the directory Prime Video. The catalog includes recent seasons of the original TV series Amazon.