Tag: Netflix

Netflix posts impressive earnings as subscriber base jumps by 7 million

Following the close of trading today, Netflix posted its earnings report for the September quarter and easily bested analyst expectations. During the latest quarter, Netflix generated $4 billion in revenue with an EPS of $0.89. Notably, investors on Wall Street were anticipating Netflix’s EPS to fall somewhere in the $0.68 range. Not surprisingly, shares of […]

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You can now ask an Assistant speaker to play Netflix on Android TV

Android TV devices are supposed to have all the functionality of a Chromecast, since they also act as Cast targets. However, there are still some quirks that remained unresolved. Netflix integration with Google Assistant went live nearly two years ago, which allows users to say “Hey Google, play The Office on Netflix” (or something to […]

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‘Ozark’ nabbed five Emmy noms this year, so of course Netflix renewed it for season 3

Jason Bateman made it official with a tweet earlier today. Thanks to confirmation of another season of Ozark on the way, we’re going to get to see how much longer evil genius financial planner Marty Byrde can keep his drug cartel overlords happy along with holding everything else together in the backwoods of Missouri. Re-upping […]

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Get a first look at ‘Making a Murderer: Part 2’ in the brand new trailer

In late 2015, Netflix released Making a Murderer, an incredibly popular true crime documentary which explores the possibility that two men in Wisconsin were wrongly convicted of murder and sent to prison for a crime they did not, in fact, commit. Specifically, the series chronicles the story of Steven Avery and his 16-year old nephew […]

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Netflix buys its first studio in New Mexico and promises $1B of film and TV projects

It is a truth universally accepted that the strongest digital companies of the Internet age are increasingly trying to be more like the real-world counterparts they’ve eclipsed. And, ironically, vice versa. It’s why we see Amazon, for example, moving into the world of bricks-and-mortar retail by opening book stores and convenience stores of its own. […]

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The Netflix vs. Amazon Prime Video war is making piracy cool again

When Netflix’s streaming service was still in the early stages of taking over the internet, the received wisdom was that it would kill piracy. Studies showed that the launch of Netflix in a new country was correlated with a decrease in torrenting, making it even more popular for users’ inner peace and encouraging rightsholders that […]

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Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of Oct. 7)

There’s always an inevitable drop-off after the first week of the month when it comes to new arrivals on Netflix, as the streaming giant likes to deliver most of its best licensed content earlier. But when it comes to original content, there’s typically something new and worthwhile on the service every week, and that’s certainly […]

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Study: Sorry Netflix, Hulu’s got you beat when it comes to streaming TV selection

Netflix tends to be seen as the most high-profile among the streaming video content providers — the one with the most cachet, the one with the buzziest original productions, the one actors and directors increasingly pursue projects with. You get the idea. Except, well, that doesn’t really tell the most accurate story about the streaming […]

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Study: Netflix users are so addicted to bingeing there’s not much time left for family

Imagine, for a moment, how much time a day you spend uninterrupted with family members. Got it? Now go ahead and double it. That, friends, is roughly how much time every single day the average Netflix user spends bingeing content. It’s an estimate that comes via Streaming Observer, which found that the average Netflix user now […]

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