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Bernstein: Apple buying Netflix would be a waste of $50 billion

”Bernstein’s Toni Sacconaghi today reiterates an Outperform rating on Apple, in a client note put out with his colleague Carlos Kirjner, who follows Netflix, in which both gentlemen argue that Apple should not spend billions buying Netflix, for a few reasons,” Tiernan Ray reports for Barron’s. 256 more words


Generations at war

Every generation has its own distinct characteristics, and the way each and every one has interacted with digital media vastly differs. It is said that older Gen Y’s and all of Gen X can be described as the… 624 more words


BBC Accused Of Spying On Internet TV Users.

The BBC will deploy vans and trackers across the country to check what people are watching online at their homes. This effort is aimed at bringing an end to some by-pass procedures which allow people to illegally use the iPlayer service without subscribing for a TV License. 438 more words

Law & Society

Mossberg: TVs are still too complicated, and it's not your fault

”Last Thursday, my beloved Pioneer Elite 50-inch plasma HDTV suddenly died,” Walt Mossberg writes for The Verge. “I had owned it for nearly a decade, and when it was new it was regarded by many as the best TV on the market. 215 more words


Where does the Apple TV go next?

”For as long as it’s been in existence, Apple TV has wanted to be something more than what it is,” Michael Simon writes for Macworld. “Whether it was purchasing and renting movies, downloading games and apps, or simply watching live programming, Apple’s digital media player has always been a step or two behind its expectations.” 206 more words


Apple's Eddy Cue alienated cable providers and networks with an assertive negotiating style - report

”Apple Inc. executives had every reason for optimism when they approached Walt Disney Co. in early 2015 to join the streaming television service Apple planned to launch. 544 more words


A chance for an Apple buyout offer as Netflix stumbles

”Netflix Inc. has either hit a huge bump in the road, or the dynamics of its growth have changed completely. Either way, its stock sold off in double digits after its earnings announcement, which makes it cheap, according to analysts, who say the sell-off is an overreaction,” Douglas A. 275 more words