“Jersey Shore” and “Dora” join Amazon streaming (omg!)

omg! – LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Amazon further positioned itself against Netflix on Wednesday, announcing a deal with Viacom to make much of its TV programming available for instant streaming on Amazon Prime. Viacom controls popular cable channels like MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and VH1, meaning shows such as “Jersey Shore,” “Chappelle’s Show” and “Dora the Explorer” will bring the total number of videos on Amazon Prime to more than 15,000. “Over the last year we have received fantastic customer feedback about Prime Instant Video. …

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