With three Emmy statuettes now on its mantle, this should be a carefree time at Netflix. Were it only that simple. A Wall Street Journal story hit last Friday suggesting pay-TV providers intend to…
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It wasn't quite the moon landing, but the deal announced earlier this week that put a Netflix app on Virgin Media's set-top TV box in the U.K. seemed to have been received with equal rapture. Ever…
A deal announced Monday between Netflix and Virgin Media in the U.K. is the likeliest reason for the streaming service’s stock rocketing past $300 this morning to record highs. But what’s great news…
The battle to become king of streaming content in the U.S. continues to heat up. While Netflix has the higher subscriber number and gets the headlines, Amazon is gaining steam through its Amazon…
Fox News Channel has long burnished slogans such as "Fair and Balanced" and "We Report, You Decide." But it may just as well have used this old chestnut: "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." For years…
If Reed Hastings could express in song his disastrous strategy for splitting Netflix into separate businesses for streaming and DVD in 2011, he might choose a little ditty from “South Park: Bigger…
There was a time when Netflix was the place where you could get a broader breadth of content than anywhere else. That time is over. Netflix made its clearest indication yet in its first-quarter…
Diversity among Hollywood's TV writers falls short of reflecting the actual demographics of the U.S. population, a study from the Writers Guild of America West shows.
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