Even with Apple Inc. (AAPL) , Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) , Netflix Inc. (NFLX ... Pai has the votes to pass new rules for the Internet. The timing is auspicious for …
And Reed Hastings can’t be pleased that Hulu is opportunistically stepping into the breach with Netflix’s pass (though Amazon ... Internet TV subscription service and compares itself to HBO… and so, by extension, it’s also really a …
Just in case you had any doubt Netflix did the right thing when it chose to start producing ... Hastings drew attention to the business model used by cable companies like HBO that charge distributors rather than pay them. "The question …
At the end of 2010, Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes was asked about the growth of Netflix, and whether it posed a threat. His answer: “It’s a little bit like, is the Albanian army going to take over the world? I don’t think so.” Well, the Albanian …
As Hulu continues to celebrate its first Emmy win for Best Drama—a party that Netflix ... and HBO prepares for the return of “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” the big …
The documentary "Tig," now streaming on Netflix, and the new HBO stand-up special "Tig Notaro ... A charming diversion in the documentary is Notaro's trip to Pass Christian, Miss., to spend time with family residing there. She had …
Internet-only rivals such as Netflix (NFLX) and Amazon.com are trying to disrupt this approach by delivering original programming directly over the Internet. This is a challenge to HBO, however it would be a risky step for the company to …
That’s four good new series and four bad ones, if you use the 70 benchmark as a pass/fail marker ... conclusion would be that Netflix is producing too many dramas for them to be as consistently good as its competitors. But HBO’s drama …
And this illustrates a key problem for consumers as conventional pay-TV services collapse under their bloated weight and people increasingly switch to online services such as Netflix ... t expect the likes of HBO and Showtime to pass along …