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Netflix Inc is an Internet company that distributes video on-demand. As of 2012, the company operated in the USA, but also in South America, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland. Netflix was founded in 1997 in California and is still based in Los Gatos in the Silicon Valley. Of course, Netflix is also provides DVD rentals via regular mail, and that is actually how the company took off before becoming the entity that is said to account for 29% of USA download Internet traffic as of March 2011. Netflix is one of the largest customer of Amazon's AWS infrastructure business.

Netflix Reportedly Wants To Buy Its Own Theaters

04/20/2018, One of the advantages of Netflix is being able to enjoy TV shows and movies in the comfort of your own home. Granted it lacks a certain “magic” that comes from going to the theater, but like we said there is the advantage of enjoying it in your own...

Netflix Launches Preview Videos On Mobile

04/19/2018, Netflix has long offered content previews on the web and through its TV app so it’s about time that this functionality was expanded to the mobile app as well. The company today announced that it has rolled out 30 second preview videos for mobile...

Netflix Isn’t Developing A Weekly TV News Show

04/17/2018, Netflix has already disrupted how people want content online significantly and a recent report suggested that the company was now planning to move into the news business. It was claimed that Netflix was developing a weekly news TV show which would compete...


Netflix Is Now Home To 125 Million Subscribers

04/16/2018, When Netflix announced their plans to go global, no doubt that this was great news as it meant more subscribers, and Netflix’s efforts are definitely showing because according to the company’s latest quarterly report, they are now boasting a...

BBC Claims Netflix & Amazon Are Squeezing Them Out

03/29/2018, Before video streaming platforms like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon became mainstream, it used to be a handful of channels that TV watchers could rely on, with BBC being one of them. However it appears that the company hasn’t done enough to keep up with...

Netflix Announces New Series By Comic Legend Frank Miller

03/28/2018, Frank Miller is a name that many comic book fans are probably familiar with. For those unfamiliar, Miller was behind titles such as Sin City and 300, both of which were adapted into movies. He also wrote comics for both DC and Marvel, such as Batman and...

Netflix Acquires Rights To Live-Action ‘Carmen Sandiego’ Movie

03/27/2018, If you grew up in the early days of computing, there might be a video game franchise called “Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?” (also known as Carmen Sandiego) that you might be familiar with. The franchise has been expanded to include a cartoon...

Steven Spielberg Doesn’t Think Netflix Movies Should Win Oscars

03/26/2018, Last time before digital entertainment became more mainstream, movies and TV shows used to be produced by huge Hollywood studios, but nowadays with access to more affordable equipment, software, and online platforms, anyone with a video camera can make...

Netflix Gets Its Own Custom Font

03/21/2018, Does a tech company know it has arrived when it finally gets its own custom font? That may not be the case because Netflix certainly arrived and even dominated the online video streaming scene long before it got its bespoke font but it has finally got one...

The Original Mortal Kombat Movie Will Be Headed To Netflix In April

03/20/2018, The Mortal Kombat video game franchise is a fantastic one for anyone who loves arcade fighters, and back in 1995, the folks at New Line Cinema thought it would be a great idea to turn the game into a movie. The good news is that if you’re looking to...

Netflix Scraps ‘Patches’ Rewards Plan For Kids

03/14/2018, The other day it was revealed that Netflix was testing out a way that appeared to encourage kids to binge watch shows. This came in the form of “Patches” (or badges, if you’d prefer) that kids could collect when watching shows which in a way acts as...

Netflix Could Be Interested In A ‘60 Minutes’ Style News Show

03/14/2018, With there being so many news platforms at the moment, we’re sure that there are some who view Netflix as a place to getaway from all of it. The video streaming platform plays host to a ton of TV shows, comedies, action movies, horror, documentaries,...

Netflix Testing ‘Patches’ To Reward Kids For Watching Shows

03/11/2018, As an adult, some of us probably have a hard time tearing ourselves away from the TV or computer screen, so as you can imagine, it will probably be harder for kids who might have even less obligations and commitments or self-control. Unfortunately for...

Barack Obama Could Get His Own Netflix Show

03/11/2018, Having left the White House after serving two terms as the country’s president, Barack Obama might have his sights set on a different kind of job now. According to a new report, the former president is in talks with a “production” deal...