The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which chief technology officer Jeremy Phillips discusses topics across the investing world.

There is a strong sign that Amazon.com is moving into the original programming business. A recent job posting on LinkedIn indicates that Amazon is following Netflix's trend of creating its own content. Jeremy discusses how this is both a positive and a negative trend, and how other players in the industry are behaving.

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