Now TV, the Sky-owned streaming service, has dropped plans for a price increase just days after announcing the hike.
Sky is raising the price of its Now TV streaming service, which offers contract-free access to its movie, entertainment and sports channels.
Streaming service Netflix is to increase its prices by between $1-2 per month. News of the increase came as the company announced it had added 2.25 million new subscribers in the first quarter of the year, taking global customer numbers to 48m.
Amazon has acquired exclusive rights to the new animated Batman series – Beware the Batman. The 26 episode show is described as “a fresh, new take on the classic Dark Knight franchise” and is available in the UK for the first time via Amazon’s Prime Instant Video streaming service.