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Why Actually Talk to People When You Can Just Speak in Netflix References? Streaming service helps you break big news (and hearts) in new ads

To help expand its reach in Canada, Netflix has released a series of new ads that play off the streaming video service's role as a sort of cultural watering hole…

July 14, 2014, 1:45 PM EDT

Report: YouTube to Acquire Twitch for $1 Billion Portal boasts 90-plus percent ad completion rate

Is YouTube making a play in the livestreamed video game world? It has offered to buy eSports streaming portal Twitch for more than $1 billion, according to a Variety report.…

May 18, 2014, 10:26 PM EDT

Netflix Books a Third Season of Orange Is the New Black Laura Prepon breaks the news on Instagram

It’s back to the slammer for Netflix, as the streaming service has renewed its prison dramedy Orange Is the New Black for a third season. Netflix has ordered another run of…

May 5, 2014, 4:36 PM EDT

Viewing Habits Show Traditional TV Networks Still Reign Supreme But video services like Netflix and Amazon Prime are catching up

Especially among younger viewers, use and awareness of digital streaming companies is growing to rival that of traditional TV networks. However, television currently remains the top medium by which to…

April 29, 2014, 10:53 PM EDT

The N.Y. Post Wants to Help You Choose What to Watch Entertainment site Decider launches this summer

It’s Friday night. You turn on Apple TV, open Netflix and spend the next hour trying to decide what to watch before switching over to cable for yet another Law…

April 28, 2014, 11:29 AM EDT

Netflix Pays to Bust Up Comcast Traffic Jam Deal gives streaming service direct access to cable giant’s network

In a move that seems certain to have a profound impact on how Netflix negotiates with other broadband providers going forward, the streaming video service on Sunday announced it has…

February 23, 2014, 3:26 PM EST

Netflix Knocks a Dollar Off Its SD Streaming Service for New Users [Updated] Lower rate will 'definitely' roll out to a wider range

Netflix has cracked down on password sharing this year (the streaming service has a $12-per-month plan if you want to stream on four devices simultaneously), but it looks like there's…

December 30, 2013, 2:18 PM EST

VOD, Streaming Offer Incremental Ratings Gains Commercial views reinforce broadcasters’ extra-credit push

Just days after reiterating his advocacy for a more inclusive ratings currency, CBS Corp. CEO Les Moonves told investors that he wants to expand beyond the proposed C7 stream. Speaking Nov.…

November 18, 2013, 5:06 PM EST

Netflix Shares Fall as Q2 Subscriber Numbers Disappoint Arrested Development didn’t scare up very many paying customers

Shares of Netflix fell in after-hours trading Monday as the company’s strong second-quarter revenue performance was undermined by somewhat underwhelming subscriber growth. As analysts began to react to Netflix’s Q2 earnings,…

July 22, 2013, 7:37 PM EDT

Sundance Channel Goes Ad-Supported Next AMC?

After five years of generating revenue through limited sponsorships, Sundance Channel on Sept. 30 will transform itself into a fully ad-supported network. The move comes as the AMC Networks property…

March 24, 2013, 11:38 PM EDT

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