Netflix adds profit after prestige, but investors cool
The online video group Netflix said Monday profits jumped in the past quarter, giving it some cash after recent Emmy nominations, but the results left investors cold.
Netflix gains 630K subscribers as 2Q earnings soar
(AP)—Netflix's second-quarter earnings more than quadrupled as the revival of the comedy series "Arrested Development" attracted more subscribers.
Netflix to host video chat in lieu of earns call (Update)
Netflix already streams movies and TV shows. On July 22, it will also stream a live video discussing its earnings results.
Netflix adds virtual assistant for PlayStation 3 viewers
Netflix on Friday introduced a chatty virtual assistant named 'Max' to help people find on-demand films or television shows on the service using PlayStation 3 consoles.
Feature stops apps from stealing phone users' passwords
Imagine downloading a NetFlix app to your phone so that you can watch movies on the go. You would expect the app to request your account's username and password the first time it runs. Most apps do.
Netflix to expand to Netherlands later this year
Netflix is going Dutch. The online video giant says it will expand into the Netherlands, its 41st country, later this year.
DreamWorks says TV revenue to hit $200M by 2015
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. says its new deal to provide original TV shows to Netflix will help it double the revenue it gets from TV shows to $200 million by 2015.
Netflix to run original TV series from Dreamworks
Netflix is going to start running original television series from Dreamworks Animation.
Amazon Studios to produce five original shows
(AP)—Amazon says it will start production on a pair of new comedy shows and three new kids shows to air later this year and early next year on its video streaming service.
Netflix stock sinks on mixed reviews of 'Arrested' (Update)
(AP)—The hoopla surrounding the return of "Arrested Development" on Netflix's Internet video service has dissolved into a letdown on Wall Street.
Tech push transforms TV viewing experience
For decades we've been watching TV. Now a new generation of televisions is beginning to watch us. Technological advances are giving the old clunky "boob tube" an IQ injection. Some of the new breed of smart TVs comes equipped ...
Netflix looks to hook subscribers with 'Arrested'
(AP)—Netflix is hoping this weekend's release of the resurrected TV series "Arrested Development" will draw more subscribers to its Internet video service.
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks
Children's shows like "Sesame Street," inspirational monologues by celebrities and campy movies—these are among the offerings on 30 channels that will soon require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube.
Amazon's growing threat to HP, Dell and Oracle
At any given moment, Netflix Inc. is serving up thousands, if not millions, of online videos from a big data center that the company's 33 million subscribers couldn't care less about, as long as those shows run immediately ...