Amazon expects to begin rolling out episodes of the new shows later this year and early in 2014. To watch you’ll need to subscribe to Amazon’s $79-a-year Prime service, which offers free two-day shipping on many items, free Kindle ebooks, as well as unlimited streaming of Prime Instant Video movies and TV shows.
Betas, a show about friends running a start-up working on a mobile social networking app, purportedly stars Ed Begley Jr. as a Silicon Valley VC, but looks to focus more on the unknowns playing the start-up team.
As for the kid shows, all three are animated.
Annebots is a science-based show about a girl with robot helpers who performs scientific experiments in the back of her dad’s junkyard.
Creative Galaxy focuses on creative thinking through crafts, story, music, and dance (and comes from the creator of Blue’s Clues and Super Why!, two of my kids’ favorite shows).
Finally, Tumbleaf revolves around an odd-looking blue fox named Fig and is targeted at preschoolers.