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Topic: Netflix

Ricky Gervais Phones In These Hilariously Honest Ads Introducing Netflix to Australia

All for a 'shedload' of money

Ricky Gervais is the ultimate anti-pitchman in this amusing set of ads for Australian broadband and cable company Optus, promoting its deal to bring Netflix to the country. The creator of…

3 Reasons to Believe Great Original Programming Is the Future of Digital Video

Awards, Amazon and a hunger for storytelling

Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something. That's Plato. Simple words. Rich in meaning. As we look to the fourth annual Digital Content…

How Are TV Networks Just Like Kimmy Schmidt?

They're in the dark when it comes to streaming data, but Nielsen may change all that

The television networks are kind of like the main character in Tina Fey's new sitcom Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, who is released back into the world from an underground cult—they're in the…

Frank Underwood of House of Cards Gets Campaign Posters Inspired by Those From History

Not that he has to run

The third season of Netflix's government drama House of Cards will officially be available to stream on Friday. And (spoiler alert) Frank Underwood has consolidated his power. Apparently, lots of…

Netflix Uses One Brilliant Tweet to Show Why You Should Be Afraid of Comcast

Want everything this slow?

Netflix and Comcast have been sparring for a while. But on Wednesday, Netflix delivered a quietly epic uppercut to the cable giant and its interests—thanks to a single creative tweet. It…

Pee-wee Herman's 30-Year Journey From Obscurity, Through Infamy and Onto Netflix

It's been a long road to his third movie

Netflix let it be known today that the long-awaited third Pee-wee Herman film, Pee-wee's Big Holiday, would finally make it to the ... well, not the big screen, but a…

As WhoSay's Celeb Network Grows, More Marketers Look to Stars for Branded Content

Lexus, Crest and JCPenney test social media partnerships

On Oscar weekend, actress Rosario Dawson will open a pop-up store in Los Angeles to promote Studio One Eighty Nine, a clothing line tied to her foundation promoting African culture…

House of Cards Appeared on Netflix for a Hot Second, and the Show's Response Tweets Were Great

Now we're back to waiting for Feb. 27

That was fast: the third season of Netflix's semi-Shakespearean government drama House of Cards momentarily showed up online for long enough to freak out the entire Internet, but the company…

24 Hours in Advertising: Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015

Media agencies of the year, Cartier's lovely Valentine's Day ad, and Target's huge Grammy spot

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Adweek names its U.S. Media Agency of the Year MediaCom, Adweek's U.S. Media…

Netflix Is Now Officially Streaming in Cuba

The content may be limited, but it's a vital foot in the door

Here's hoping House of Cards has a Havana episode next season. Netflix today is officially welcoming its first subscribers in Cuba.  For Cubans with an Internet connection (which is about 25…

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