Retailing behemoth Wal-Mart Stores said today that it has added the Vudu streaming-video service to Walmart.com.
The move comes 18 months after Wal-Mart acquired Vudu and enables shoppers to stream Vudu titles or buy physical DVDs or Blue-ray discs from Walmart.com.
Customers can rent or buy movies and TV shows on a per-title basis. Netflix, the leader in distributing films and TV shows over the Web, rents movies for a monthly subscription fee, which, as it happens, is going up come September.
Wal-Mart launches Vudu on its Web site at an opportune time. Netflix announced earlier this month … Read more