New details were revealed today about "Redbox Instant by Verizon," Redbox's unwieldy-named, soon-to-be-launched online streaming and DVD service -- and Netflix competitor.
Redbox Instant is set to go live at some point before the end of the year. UPDATE: It was announced December 4 that the service will not launch until 2013, giving Netflix a bit of time to regroup in the wake of a 7% stock slump.
While it's being tested secretly on private Beta, a help section about the new site is publicly available online. Based on this, the instant video detectives over at GigaOm discovered the following: