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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.

Popcorn Time Taken Down

03/12/2014, We did talk about the highly controversial Popcorn Time yesterday, and it seems that this Netflix-style movie streaming app which caters for pirated films has been removed from the file sharing site that hosts it. Basically, one can no longer download...

House Of Cards Coming To Comcast Xfinity Store Sans Netflix

03/10/2014, Not too long ago Netflix stepped into production of original content, and it scored a massive win with House of Cards. This Emmy winning series stars Kevin Spacey as a ruthless Congressman who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals, and the best thing...

GameFly Launches Movie Rental Business

03/03/2014, GameFly, the video game rental service provider, has decided to move into Netflix territory by introducing a new movie rental business which ought to prove to be a worthy competitor to Netflix’s disc-by-mail business, although that remains to be...

Netflix Tech Support Scam After Users’ Login Credentials

03/03/2014, Jerome Segura, a senior security researcher, has discovered a new Netflix tech support scam where the hackers are after users’ login credentials. That’s just the first step, it evolves into a very elaborate scam from there on out, its been...

Netflix Mocks Amazon’s Drone Delivery Ambitions

02/25/2014, Not so long ago Amazon revealed that it has been working on a concept that would enable them to deliver goods to customers within 30 minutes after an order has been placed. Called Amazon Prime Air, the concept utilizes drones for speedy deliveries....

Verizon Expects Netflix To Sign A Comcast-Like Deal With It As Well

02/24/2014, There has been a lot of debate recently over net neutrality rules placed by the FCC, particularly after a federal court ruling struck them down. Net neutrality warrants that service providers don’t discriminate between bandwidths, so ISPs and telcos...

Netflix And Comcast Sign Agreement To End Bandwidth Throttling

02/23/2014, For those unfamiliar with net neutrality, it’s basically where service providers aren’t allowed to discriminate between bandwidths, meaning that if there is a service that an ISP or telco would like to promote, they cannot do so at the expense of...

Total Netflix Subscribers Expected To Have Crossed 33 Million

01/22/2014, Netflix has made quite a name for itself, after all it happens to be the largest online subscription streaming service in the world. It has seen steady growth over the past few quarters, its rapidly expanding library and critically acclaimed original...

Netflix Offline Viewing ‘Very Unlikely’

01/14/2014, Netflix is one of the most popular online on-demand video streaming service, it has also branched into production of original content which has been critically acclaimed and has gone on to win multiple awards. The company is certainly serious about the...

Breaking Bad Final Season Netflix Release Is Next Month

01/12/2014, Its safe to say that Breaking Bad was one of the most talked about TV series in 2013. The insanely popular series came to an end last year, with its fifth and final season being split in two parts. For long, Netflix subscribers in the U.S. have wondered...

Netflix Testing New Subscription Service At $6.99 A Month

12/31/2013, At the moment Netflix’s basic subscription is set at $7.99 that allows you to watch programs from its service on two screens, either in high definition or standard definition. $7.99 is admittedly not much to pay but at the same time we suppose for some...

House Of Cards 4K Streaming Slated For 2014

12/19/2013, 4K streaming is definitely the next frontier for the likes of Amazon and Netflix, but so far there’s no clear frontrunner in this race. Netflix might take the charge in 2014 though, its Chief Product Officer Neil Hunt told Stuff that Netflix is...

‘Better Call Saul’ Spinoff Will Come To Netflix In 2014

12/16/2013, If you have watched Breaking Bad, you’ll probably know who Saul Goodman is. If you haven’t watched or even heard of the hit AMC series, then you’re most probably living under a rock because it was one of the most talked about series in...