Amazon announced today on their homepage that Amazon Prime Members will get FOX TV shows on the unlimited instant streaming service this fall. The new additions from the FOX library include 24, Arrested Development, The X-Files, Ally McBeal, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and - available on digital video for the first time - The Wonder Years. Amazon has now deals with CBS, NBCUniversal, Sony, and Warner Bros, and adding FOX will bring the total to more than 11,000 movies and TV shows available for unlimited instant streaming.
Since launching earlier this year, Amazon has doubled the number of titles available in Prime instant videos, and there's still more to come. The Amazon Prime membership remains $79 per year, and members still get the unlimited free two-day shipping on millions of products.
Amazon i taking an interesting route of bundling a preferred shipping offer with free video streaming. Amazon is expected to make bigger news later this week announcing the Amazon Tablet at a press conference scheduled for Wednesday morning in New York.