Netflix had a huge miss in US subscriber growth for the second quarter, and chalked up the poor results to a misunderstanding over a recent price hike. 485 more words
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I can’t remember the last movie I watched in an actual movie theater. Some of that is because I find the dramatic TV serial so much more powerful these days in its ability to develop rich characters and subtle storylines over dozens and dozens of hours (instead of just two or three of them). 627 more words
It’s not easy to launch a streaming service, even when you’re the most revered TV company in the world.
HBO revealed that its standalone streaming option in the US, HBO Now, has about 800,000 subscribers—fewer than the 1 to 2 million that some Wall Street analysts were projecting. 453 more words
Netflix, already the global leader in streaming television, just launched in 130 additional new countries, essentially covering the entire world except for China.
Major countries where Netflix will be available for the first time include India, South Korea, Russia, Nigeria, and Indonesia. 251 more words
The series, which followed a young, coffee-obsessed single mother (played by Lauren Graham) and her teenage daughter (Alexis Bledel) in an upper-middle-class suburban Connecticut town, aired for seven seasons on the WB and CW networks in the United States. 235 more words