Articles by Netflix

  • Kindle Fire: Top 10 Free Apps for Amazon’s Tablet

    November 15 2011 11:03 PM EST

    We picked the Top 10 Free Kindle Fire Apps to help you get started with your new Kindle Fire tablet from Amazon.

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    Netflix, Lionsgate UK Announce Licensing Agreement

    November 14 2011 10:23 AM EST

    Netflix and Lionsgate UK jointly announced a new multi-year licensing agreement Monday, making Netflix the exclusive subscription streaming service in both the United Kingdom and Ireland for first-run films produced by Lionsgate.

  • Three of the ensemble cast members of the new film ''Ocean's Eleven'' (L-R) George Clooney, Matt Damon and Andy Garcia pose together at the film's premiere
    AnyClip and Warner Bros. sign partnership

    November 10 2011 2:16 PM EST

    Finding the scene where Bogart bids a poignant goodbye to Bergman in Casablanca just got easier.

  • Amazon Announces Thousands of Apps for Kindle Fire

    November 09 2011 3:26 PM EST

    Amazon responded to competitors' accusations that its Kindle Fire limits users' access to apps with an announcement that the device will offer thousands of apps when it ships to customers next week.

  • Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet
    Barnes & Noble's New Tablet Keeps It in the Game

    November 07 2011 11:12 PM EST

    Barnes & Noble Inc introduced a new Nook to compete against Amazon.com Inc's Kindle Fire, entering the lower-end tablet war with a device that has more memory and speed but also costs $50 more.

  • Nook Station
    Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet Bets Against The Cloud

    November 07 2011 3:26 PM EST

    The Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet is not a cloud-centric device like the Amazon Kindle Fire.

  • Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet
    Barnes & Noble Launches New Nook Tablet

    November 07 2011 1:26 PM EST

    Barnes & Noble Inc introduced its first ever tablet to compete with Amazon.com Inc and Apple Inc for holiday sales.

  • Dish Network Pays Dividend, Shares Rise

    November 07 2011 1:21 PM EST

    Dish Network Corp lost more subscribers than expected because of promotions from rivals such as DirecTV, but the satellite television provider paid shareholders a rare dividend, which sent its stock up as much as 7 percent.

  • Barnes & Noble Positions Nook Tablet vs. Amazon’s Kindle Fire, Apple’s iPad

    November 07 2011 11:42 AM EST

    Bookstore giant Barnes & Noble took the wraps off a 14.-1-ounce Nook Tablet, a product intended to compete with rival Amazon’s Kindle Fire as well as Apple’s iPad2.

  • Dish Network Loses Subscribers, Pays Dividend

    November 07 2011 10:06 AM EST

    Dish Network Corp lost more subscribers than expected because of promotions from rivals such as DirecTV, but the satellite television provider paid its shareholders a surprise dividend on Monday.

  • Nook Tablet Price and Features Leaked

    November 04 2011 4:12 PM EDT

    Just days before Barnes and Nobles' unveiling event of the Nook tablet; a leaked report has revealed the tablets prime features and $249 price tag.

  • Time Warner headquarters building
    Comcast Misses Estimates, Time Warner Results Bolstered by Harry Potter

    November 02 2011 1:22 PM EDT

    Comcast Corp., the nation's biggest cable television company, reported Wednesday a 5 percent profit increase in the third quarter, but fell short of Wall Street's earnings estimate by 6 cents per diluted share, its first miss since July 2008.

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    Netflix, Amazon Sign Content Deals with Disney

    November 01 2011 2:16 AM EDT

    Netflix and Amazon.com Inc unveiled content deals with Walt Disney Co on Monday, a sign of increased competition between the two companies in the video streaming business.

  • Disney-ABC Television signed two TV deals with online streaming rivals Netflix and Amazon Prime.
    Netflix, Amazon Ink Streaming Deals with Disney-ABC Television

    October 31 2011 11:28 AM EDT

    Netflix and Amazon signed their own deals with Disney-ABC Television to bring its shows to their online streaming services.

  • Google employees O'Malley and Ferrate utilize a Google TV display at the Google I/O Developers Conference in the Moscone Center in San Francisco
    Google TV Finally Gets Upgrade

    October 30 2011 9:11 AM EDT

    Google TV has been out of the spotlight for quite some time, but there is finally word that the platform will be making a major upgrade to Android 3.1. Plus, Google is planning to shift focus to more content-discovery features in this upgrade.

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    Google Releases Update to Google TV: Is it Enough?

    October 29 2011 7:30 AM EDT

    Internet giant Google Inc. has released an update to its Google TV service that should address some key issues hampering its smart TV platform.

  • Google employees O'Malley and Ferrate utilize a Google TV display at the Google I/O Developers Conference in the Moscone Center in San Francisco
    Google TV: One Step Closer to Unified Media [VIDEO]

    October 28 2011 5:50 PM EDT

    Google TV takes another step in unifying all types of media.

  • Redbox Raises Rates: Why Netflix Wins

    October 28 2011 4:32 PM EDT

    Redbox raised its DVD for a day rate from $1 to $1.20. The twenty cent price hike is minimal, but it's actually put Netflix and Blockbuster back on top.

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    Redbox Mirrors Netflix, Raises Rental Rates

    October 28 2011 10:24 AM EDT

    Video rental firm Redbox said it would raise its daily DVD rental rate by 20 cents to $1.20, citing higher operating costs, including an increase in debit card fees that went into effect Oct. 1. It also plans to have a streaming business plan in place by the end of the year.

  • Siri-Powered Apple Television Coming in 2013? Steve Jobs’ Biography Cracks Secret
    Siri-Powered Apple Television Coming in 2013? Steve Jobs' Biography Cracks Secret

    October 28 2011 7:12 AM EDT

    Near the end of his bestseller authorized biography, late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hinted that work on building a full-fledged television set with a new interface was in full swing toward the end of his days. For years, Jobs had also reportedly been pushing engineers at Apple to develop a new interface for living room TVs.