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  1. Netflix to launch new Aziz Ansari stand-up comedy specialRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    It's no secret Netflix plans to ramp up its original show offerings this year, and it won't be limiting itself to just fictional series' like the newly released Marco Polo . As we noted earlier this month , Netflix will be releasing an original documentary on March 6, and on the same date the company has announced it'll be releasing another original offering: Aziz Ansari's newest stand-up comedy special.

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  2. Human/computer partnerships are potentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Kottke.org

    Over the years, however, I've started to wonder whether Netflix's big decisions are truly as data driven as they are purported to be. The company does have more audience data than nearly anyone else , so it has a reason to emphasize its comparative advantage.

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  3. My reading for Engineering System and Continuous DeliveryRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | MSDN Blogs

    ... and lead developer of the popular OSS library AutoMapper. Dianne Marsh presents the open source tools used by Netflix to keep the continuous delivery wheels spinning. Dianne Marsh is a Director of Engineering for Netflix in Los Gatos, CA, where she ...

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  4. Why We Are Revising Our Price Estimate For NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Netflix posted strong numbers in its quarterly earnings announcement on January 20th and the stock has jumped over 25% since then. Subscriber growth was back on track as the company added 4.3 million subscribers for the last three months of 2014 to take its subscriber total past 57 million globally.

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  5. This Analyst Says Amazon Prime Will Reach 45 Million Subscribers In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... and assuming the liability is correlated to how many users they have, the content liability is slightly lower than Netflix. I think they're doing a better job of cost management than Netflix [for] some of their originals. If you take that into ...

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  6. Netflix says piracy-filled Popcorn Time is a serious competitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Canada.com

    Users no longer had to hunt down Torrent files on shady, pornography advertisement filled websites, and instead could simply click a single button in order to instantly stream any movie on Popcorn Time. Many people dubbed the platform "Netflix for pirates," since all content located on Popcorn Time violates various international copyright laws.

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  7. BT plans to reach most of the UK with 500 Mbps broadband via G.FastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | America's Network

    ... video play by launching TV Everywhere, which allows customers to watch TV channels on multiple devices, and making Netflix ( NASDAQ: NFLX ) available. From an overall financial perspective, BT's revenue declined 3 percent to $6.73 billion as gains ...

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  8. FCC to strengthen oversight of ISP interconnection dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | America's Network

    The FCC is looking to tighten the rules regarding the interconnection terms service providers like Verizon ask for to accept bandwidth-hungry Web traffic from third party providers like Netflix , reports Bloomberg citing an unnamed person close to the proposal. These agreements are not regulated by the FCC and this plan is one of the elements they have proposed as part of their new net neutrality rules that would give the regulator more oversight over the Internet.

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  9. Aziz Ansari Returns To Netflix With Brand New Stand-Up Comedy SpecialRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadcastNewsroom

    Filmed in front of a sold-out audience, Ansari's latest special is an uproarious document of the comic in top form -- covering topics ranging from the struggle of American immigrants to the food industry to relationships to gender inequality. Live At Madison Square Garden joins Ansari's first acclaimed Netflix original stand-up special, Buried Alive , which is currently streaming on Netflix around the world.

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  10. Is Netflix about to drop DVDs (again)?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richard's Notes

    Let me preface this by saying I love Netflix: I love the process, I love the depth of their DVD library, I love their new streaming content, and coupled with AppleTV it's a great service. When Netflix works right it's one of the best services out there.

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  11. Amazon Can Make Money When It WantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... it does a thing. At $99, consumers consider Prime a bargain. They get an online video offer competitive with that of Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ), which starts at $8/month, plus free shipping. The studio skews older than Netflix, toward the 45-64 age ...

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  12. New start-up HOOQ to take on Netflix in AsiaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aurora Era-Banner

    HOOQ, formed by Singtel, Sony Pictures Television and Warner Bros, is bringing out a regional OTT video service in Asia. Singtel, Sony Pictures Television and Warner Bros have formed a new joint venture start-up called HOOQ, as part of efforts to beat Netflix in Asia with a regional over-the-top video service.

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  13. Visionary Technology From DolbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Dolby Laboratories is poised to be one of the largest beneficiaries from the shift towards streaming media. As we see companies like Netflix exponentially increase subscribership , competition for exclusive quality content has ensued.

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  14. Buy Facebook - Cramer's Mad MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... the market rally has attracted new investors. Many investors wanted a piece of companies like Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA ), Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ), Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) and Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN ). Some other investors were attracted by stocks with good ...

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  15. BWW Recap: Looking for Reason and Direction on GREYSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... us shut down. Some of us cry. Some of us dance it out. Some of us gorge on copious amounts of Chipotle and binge on Netflix. We have coping mechanisms that kick in to help us get through the muck and live to see another day; a different day when ...

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  16. Adam Sandler And Netflix Look Towards The Familiar With 'Ridiculous 6'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Seeking Alpha

    Netflix needed a "name" like Sandler to jump start its film division and will likely look to partner with more stars down the line. Sandler is still a bankable star and has strong international appeal despite not being as successful in recent years as he was in the past.

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  17. Singtel joins Asian video-streaming joint ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... TV service and Stan, Fairfax Media's joint-venture with Nine Entertainment, have both launched this month. US giant Netflix is set to start its Australian service in March. SingTel's new service could compete directly with these offerings but its ...

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  18. Chicken or egg? Study links binge-watching and depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Zap2it.com

    ... of our programming in fulla 'season blocks, we give the viewer the opportunity to watch it on their own timetable," Netflix executive Ted Sarandos says of the phenomenon at the 2015 winter TV press tour. "What you'll find is that while most people ...

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  19. How to scale effectivelyRead the original story

    Yesterday | MSDN Blogs

    ... seen solo founders and early stage startups as too risky to engage with. Monumental corporate challenges like the Netflix Prize helped to remove that stigma; a whopping $1Million was awarded to a new and unknown startup. That sparked a whole new ...

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  20. Markets Live: CBA hits $90Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Age

    ... TV service and Fairfax Media joint-venture with Nine Entertainment, Stan, both launched in January while US giant Netflix is set to start its Australian service in March. SingTel's new service could compete directly with these offerings but its ...

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