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French Resistance Crumbles in Netflix Debut But company still faces stiff cable competition

Netflix broke through some heavy French telecom resistance today as it debuted its video-on-demand service in six more European countries. One of France’s major telecom companies, Bouygues, announced that it…

September 15, 2014, 6:46 PM EDT

China Clamps Down on Foreign TV Streaming Reportedly ready to cap shows at 30%

China is reportedly getting ready to regulate the number of foreign television programs that online providers can stream in its country, The Wall Street Journal reported. The move means even…

September 12, 2014, 5:51 PM EDT

Gannett Ramps Up Its Viewability Data as New 'Gravity' Ad Units Soar 63% interaction rate for advertisers like Netflix and History

Gannett, publisher of USA Today and roughly 120 other news outlets, is getting new metrics for video that should help it prove to advertisers that consumers are actually seeing ads…

September 11, 2014, 8:41 AM EDT

Does Europe Have Enough Bandwidth to Handle the Netflix Strain? Some speculate low speeds could hobble rollout

It's been established that the French in particular are skeptical about Netflix's upcoming continental rollout. But will French cinephiles even be able to stream their favorite Louis Malle films once…

September 8, 2014, 1:56 PM EDT

Netflix Grabs Distribution Rights to Fox's Gotham Deal is struck even before the first episode airs

The era of distributing a new TV series on traditional channels has been turned on its head in a deal that makes Netflix a legitimate second-tier distributor. Netflix has sealed worldwide…

September 4, 2014, 5:20 PM EDT

Netflix Sides With Government-Run Broadband Providers Asks FCC to allow for 'limitless bandwidth'

Netflix filed a startling comment with the FCC today: the company wants the Telecommunications Act amended to allow for "a pro-consumer policy of limitless bandwidth," or to put it plainly,…

September 3, 2014, 5:01 PM EDT

Jim Parsons Hits the Stratosphere The star of TV's biggest show talks about The Big Bang Theory, Emmy Awards and Larry Kramer

Honestly, if this keeps up, they’re just going to have to rename the Emmy Award for Lead Actor in a Comedy the Jim Parsons Award. Last week, the 41-year-old won…

September 1, 2014, 7:44 PM EDT

Canada Is Getting a New Video Streaming Service Television industry responds to competitive threat from Netflix

Two of Canada’s largest cable television companies are putting their differences aside and joining forces to launch a new video streaming service as the industry responds in kind to competition…

August 26, 2014, 4:58 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Ricky Gervais Crashes Your Favorite Netflix Shows And you really need to watch the outtakes

Despite winning only seven of the 31 Emmys its shows were nominated for, Netflix still found a clever way to cash in on the popularity of its original programs during…

August 26, 2014, 10:13 AM EDT

Hulu’s Jenny Wall Is a Pioneer of the Web Series Form But she doesn’t discount the impact of outdoor and TV advertising

Specs Who Jenny Wall New gig Svp, head of marketing at Hulu Old gig Vp, marketing at Netflix Age 44 Photo: Karl J Kaul/Wonderful Machine So how did you find Hulu? I think I found Hulu in…

August 24, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT

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