Advertisement

Topic: Netflix

Netflix's Clever YouTube Prerolls Use Your Searches to Cue Up Specific Scenes From 'Friends'

Ogilvy Paris tags thousands of top videos

How do you make a sitcom like Friends, which went off the air 12 years ago—a year before YouTube even existed—seem relevant to YouTube users today? If you're Netflix, which recently…

Netflix's Daredevil Characters Physically Damage Each Other's Billboards in Hashtag Fight

DDB Canada's installation in Toronto

Duelling billboards are a time-honored advertising tradition, going back to Newcastle/Stella Artois and Audi/BMW. Now, Netflix introduces a novel twist on the genre—billboards on which characters from a show battle…

Diabolical House of Cards Ads in D.C. Metro Reference a Crime Committed There on the Show

Underwood is 'a push in the right direction'

New ads for House of Cards reference a now-infamous scene early in Season 2 where—spoiler alert—Frank Underwood pushes a certain aquaintance in front of a D.C. Metro train. Meant to…

Netflix and Chill? Here's How the Streaming Site Really Influences Dating

Based on a survey of 1,000 millennials

To the public, "Netflix and chill" is just a euphemism for casual sex—or any unspoken intentions thereof—conceived in residual Puritanical shame. For Netflix, though, it's the best kind of product…

Feel the Urge to Netflix and Chill? Have We Got the Airbnb Listing for You!

Bringing the meme to life

It's no igloo, but finally there's an Airbnb apartment specifically made to Netflix and chill. Available in New York for a paltry $400 a night (almost the same price as a Sofitel…

Netflix's Content Chief Just Perfectly Summarized How the TV Industry's Been Broken Since Birth

70 years of viewing 'at the mercy of others'

Netflix execs had a lot to say at the streaming giant's CES keynote today, but amid all the flashy trailers and big global news, one compelling tidbit was largely overlooked. CEO…

Netflix Just Invented Socks That Pause Your Show If You Fall Asleep

Brand's latest foray into maker culture

Netflix may have revolutionized how we watch TV, but it's not stopping there. Working again with Pittsburgh-based agency Deeplocal, the streaming company just released another do-it-yourself invention. This time, it's a pair…

Can't Decide What to Netflix Next? This Ad Has a Few (Dozen) Helpful Suggestions

Mourning a show you just finished? Oh, there's more

Bingeing on your favorite TV shows and movies can be a blast, but the existential emptiness that follows after finishing a season—or a whole series—can be sheer hell. Need help? Netflix…

Netflix Just Came Up With the Perfect Trick to Get Your Kids to Finally Go to Bed

Five-minute episodes of Dinotrux

In just five minutes, Netflix will help you win your nightly bedtime war with your children by brokering a compromise between you and your reluctant sleeper(s). The streaming TV service polled…

Netflix Made a Button That Dims the Lights, Silences Your Phone, Orders Food and Turns on Netflix

Want this marvelous creation? There's a catch

If you thought Domino's Grand Prix-winning emoji ordering was a cool one-click trick, check this out from Netflix. The streaming service, working with Pittsburgh-based agency Deeplocal, created a button that—with…

Advertisement