|Type of site||Video on demand|
|Available language(s)||English Available & French Unknown?|
|Content license||USA, UK & Canada|
|Launched||April 2, 2013|
Vdio is an internet television service created by Skype and Rdio co-founder Janus Friis in 2011. On April 2, 2013, Vdio was officially launched for Rdio premium subscribers. Vdio's platform for sharing content is a pay-per-view system compared to Rdio's unlimited streaming. Similar to the main players in the video streaming market, Amazon and Netflix, Vdio offers a varied catalog that ranges from cult classic titles to new releases from major studios. As of April 2013, the service is available in the United States and the United Kingdom. Current Rdio subscribers were given US$25 in credit to spend on Vdio.
On August 6, 2013 they relaunch in Canada for vdio service check at Blog Rdio Canada. So Right Now is only available in USA, UK and Canada from this year 2013.
Several of Friis' other companies, including the video-focused startup Joost, used peer-to-peer technology to achieve lower cost content delivery.
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