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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 has DVD-only plans now

02/16/2012, If you want to use Netflix not for streaming movies and TV shows, but for renting discs instead, you’re in luck. Netflix today announced the launch of its DVD-only plan. For $7.99 a month, subscribers can borrow DVDs or Blu-Rays to watch their...

Netflix and Hulu looks to Mother Russia

02/10/2012, Napoleon and Hitler failed to make any headway and conquer Russia completely during their respective campaigns, and online video streaming services Netflix and Hulu are determined not to repeat past mistakes of those who want to invade Russia by expanding...

Netflix for Android update fixes bunch of bugs

02/09/2012, With each software update (regardless of whether it is on a piece of hardware or a software), you as the user can expect more or less additional improvements – and the same goes to Netflix for Android. While Verizon and Coinstar has teamed up to...

Netflix to arrive on PS Vita

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Can you smell what Sony is cooking? Their latest handheld console, the PlayStation Vita (PS Vita), will be playing nice with Netflix so that you too, have yet another avenue to enjoy tens of thousands of hours of movies and TV episodes courtesy...

Netflix unveils new iPad app

12/14/2011, Netflix owners with iPad tablets rejoice – the video streaming service has just announced the launch of a brand new app for the iPad. The new iPad Netflix app will make it easier to discover and instantly watch TV shows and movies over the streaming...

Verizon dead serious about Netflix bid

12/12/2011, Verizon Communications, the second largest US phone company, is apparently dead serious when it comes to picking up the winning bid for online movie provider Netflix Inc., at least according to an investment banker. Verizon might even be the catalyst for...

Netflix for Xbox updated

12/07/2011, If you’re a Netflix-Xbox user, you’re in for a treat – the latest version of Netflix (that comes with the latest Xbox 360 dashboard update) improves the video watching service on the Microsoft gaming console. Netflix for Xbox has been given...

Netflix Just for Kids, now on Wii

11/22/2011, If you’ve got a Wii and some kids around, good news: Netflix has made its “Just for Kids” section available to the Nintendo Wii. Now kids won’t have to turn off the Wii just to watch some shows on the TV, they can do it from within...

Apple may be holding back a Hulu Plus app for Apple TV (Rumor)

11/10/2011, Apple TV owners are probably familiar on how to get content for the device. They have the option of either sourcing it from Apple’s iTunes Store or Netflix, or both, depending on what they are looking for. However it looks like a third option is...

Netflix UK and Ireland services to launch in early 2012

10/24/2011, Folks who are living in the UK as well as Ireland have something to look forward to – they will be getting Netflix’s services sometime from early next year onwards, which means if you so happen to live in that part of the world, you too, can...

Netflix for Android updated

10/19/2011, Great news for Netflix users with Android devices: the company today launched a new update for its Android app that expands the support of the app. It is now available for users in Canada and Latin America for the first time. It also includes support for...

Bogus Netflix Android app steals login credentials

10/13/2011, Android users, if you ever try to search for the Netflix app in Android Market or any other third party app store, beware that there exists a bogus Netflix app, which you can easily tell apart based on the photo above. What this bogus app does is that it...

VIZIO 8″ Tablets to receive Netflix with firmware update today

10/10/2011, VIZIO has just announced that its 8″ tablets will be receiving a firmware update today – one that brings Netflix to the Android tablet as a pre-loaded app. In addition to the usual fixes and upgrades provided with update, the inclusion of the...

Netflix bids farewell to Qwikster

10/10/2011, Ladies and gentlemen – it’s time to say goodbye to Qwikster… even though we barely knew it. Netflix has just announced on its official blog that it has decided to scrap all plans to split its streaming + DVD business into separate entities. I...