Canadians have a new option to binge-watch movies and television shows: Amazon Prime Video has launched in Canada. After much speculation that it was arriving earlier this month, the Netflix-like streaming service, which carries original shows as well as older movies and TV shows, launched in more than 200 countries, including Canada, overnight this week.
Source: Toronto Star
Date: January 11, 2017
1) Why did it take Amazon so long to expand to Canada?
2) What does it do for other Canadian companies, such as cable companies, when a company like Amazon launches a service like this?