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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 announces Open Connect Network

06/05/2012, Netflix has just announced the availability of its own content delivery network (CDN) called Open Connect today. Open Connect, similar to commercial CDNs, promises to provide Netflix’s data for free to locations that a particular ISP is requesting....

Netflix for Xbox 360 gets updated

04/09/2012, Netflix users on Xbox 360 have gotten another update from the film and TV streaming company. The update will enable users to log-in through a single sign-on account as they put it. What this means is that your Netflix account will be accessible through...

Netflix app receives Retina graphics for new iPad

03/21/2012, The new iPad’s Retina Display is definitely something to shout about – where the resolution jump from the iPad 2 has been said to be nothing but phenomenal. It is now up to developers to offer a version of their apps that were specially...

Netflix “Just for Kids” now on the PlayStation 3

03/12/2012, Neflix “Just for Kids” was released on the Wii a few months ago, and for all you PlayStation 3 owners who felt left out – you’re in luck. Netflix announced today that its Just for Kids tab is now available on the Sony video game...

Netflix headed to cable?

03/07/2012, As if Netflix’ presence on set top boxes, tablets and smartphones everywhere wasn’t enough – it looks like the video streaming service might be headed to cable subscribers as well. According to reports online, Netflix’s Chief...

Netflix deal with Starz ends

03/01/2012, It was announced a few months ago that Netflix’s deal with Starz would be ending in February, and now that March has begun, it looks like it’s finally happened. Netflix users won’t have access to 17 Starz-run channels such as Encore as...

Netflix not arriving on BlackBerry devices

02/24/2012, Just when we thought things were getting better for BlackBerry with the release of PlayBook OS 2.0, it looks like the company has suffered another blow – this time courtesy of Netflix. A hopeful PlayBook customer reached out to Netflix via Twitter,...

Netflix now available on the PlayStation Vita

02/23/2012, While a 5″ display isn’t idea for watching your favorite TV shows and movies, it’s always better than having no entertainment at all. Well, the folks over at Netflix have made sure that if you own a PlayStation Vita – you’ll be...

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...

Verizon and Coinstar team up to take on Netflix

02/06/2012, While Netflix has been slowly declining in popularity thanks to its questionable decisions last year, it looks like the company has got a new challenger on the block. As if Redbox wasn’t enough competition in the physical medium market, Netflix will...