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  1. What's New On Netflix In October 2014?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Switched

    It's almost October! That means the leaves are starting to change color, basic individuals are gathering to drink their "first pumpkin spice latte of the season" and there is a bunch of new stuff on Netflix. Here's a list of all the things you can binge watch starting Oct. 1 .

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  2. New Social Exchange "Heard" Lets Users Identify Themselves When and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | PRWeb

    ... was architected by Vronay and his co-founder Ruben Kleiman and based off of lessons learned during Kleiman's time at Netflix, where he was responsible for the movie-classification and matching system. Users no longer have to search, scroll, follow, ...

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  3. Julian Assange Arrives in Nantucket via Hologram USARead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Sys-Con Media

    ... Topics ranged from himself ("I'm just a simple librarian who's very good at saying no.") to House of Cards on Netflix ("TV had gotten pretty bad.") to the Internet itself ("The last five years have been the best period for education ever.") A few ...

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  4. Netflix founder and CEO Reed Hastings expanding political muscleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | SiliconValley.com

    Santa Cruz resident and Netflix founder and CEO Reed Hastings is wading into politics again, but like an actor wanting to avoid being typecast, he is branching out in new directions. Long a supporter of school reforms, Hastings has put $247,000 toward Prop 47, a measure that would continue recent efforts at criminal justice reform by rolling back penalties for low-level, nonviolent crimes.

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  5. Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Globe and Mail

    ... The British series about a gangster family set in 1919, created by Locke screenwriter Steven Knight, arrives on Netflix Tuesday. Get caught up, because Season 2, which will be released in November, stars Tom Hardy. (netflix.com) (Robert ...

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  6. Comcast, Time Warner Slam CriticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | NewsFactor

    ... could potentially face higher prices, as well as competition. However, the two companies claimed that opponents like Netflix, Dish, Discovery and Viamedia are either peddling misinformation or opposing the merger to promote their own interests. ...

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  7. Networks need hit sitcomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Erie Times News

    ... factors, including increased competition from cable channels and video streaming services, such as Amazon and Netflix, that are aggressively developing original content. Writers who previously might have produced shows for the big networks are ...

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  8. Netflix Controls Consumer Time, But Not The WalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Seeking Alpha

    The recent study by the Diffusion Group suggests that the average Netflix subscriber spends 93 minutes per day on the service. The striking realization is that the number is more than double the time users spend on Facebook each day .

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  9. Grab Your Resume: This Top Boss Gives Unlimited Vacation TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Refinery 29

    ... personal staff are allowed to "take off whenever they want for as long as they want." Branson took inspiration from Netflix for the policy, which sadly does not apply to the 50,000 Virgin Group staffers working worldwide (sorry, folks). He added ...

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  10. 'Being underestimated is wonderful'Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Marc Randolph is often billed as Netflix's forgotten co-founder. While most people these days associate Netflix with content streaming and House of Cards or Orange Is the New Black, the company was started by current CEO Reed Hastings, Marc Randolph and a few other entrepreneurs in 1997 as a mail video rental service.

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  11. Netflix founder expanding political muscleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Reed Hastings, the CEO of Netflix and a Santa Cruz resident, is back into political donations. SANTA CRUZ >> Santa Cruz resident and Netflix founder and CEO Reed Hastings is wading into politics again, but like an actor wanting to avoid being typecast, he is branching out in new directions.

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  12. Denver Biennial 2015: More art, more talk and a return of Tina BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Denver Post

    ... No specifics yet on the public panels, which, last time around featured big names in business and philanthropy, like Netflix founder Reed Hastings and Google CEO Eric Schmidt . But Tina Brown, the celebrity journalist who hosted one of 2013's better ...

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  13. Rent, don't own, to simplify your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Entertainment-related products have long been at the forefront of the rental market -- just look at the success of Netflix, for example. In recent years, tools to rent have turned into a hot ticket, especially when it comes to costly, infrequently ...

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  14. Amazon Takes a Leap of Faith With 'Transparent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | E-Commerce Times

    With the launch on Friday of its latest original series, Transparent , Amazon may be signaling its intention to challenge Netflix in the streaming video market. Amazon already has earned praise for its original programming, but it hasn't reached the critical or audience success of Netflix offerings such as House of Cards or Orange Is the New Black .

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  15. Jimmy Kimmel hosting American Cinematheque gala for Matthew McConaugheyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Others on the co-chairs list include True Detective creator Nic Pizzolatto; True Detective co-star Woody Harrelson; Netflix's Ted Sarandos; and Legendary's Thomas Tull. Each year, the American Cinematheque hosts a benefit gala to honor Hollywood ...

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  16. Netflix users watching 92 minutes a day, but YouTube remains kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Los Angeles Times

    Ted Sarandos, chief content officer of Internet streaming provider Netflix Inc., presents details of the German start of the service during a press talk in Berlin on Sept. 16. Ted Sarandos, chief content officer of Internet streaming provider Netflix Inc., presents details of the German start of the service during a press talk in Berlin on Sept.

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  17. FCC's Rosenworcel: We can't have a two-tiered InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | America's Network

    ... rules, service providers would be able to strike speed lane agreements that would speed up traffic for websites like Netflix ( NASDAQ: NFLX ) only if agreements were "commercially reasonable." Earlier this month, a group of Internet-based content ...

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  18. 'Neighbors' stars Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, now on DVD and Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Plain Dealer

    ... scenes, a featurette and an alternate opening. From Universal. Released Sept. 23 on DVD and Blu-ray; Oct. 21 on Netflix and Redbox. The summer before college is fertile ground for young people and coming-of-age dramas. This sort of film usually is ...

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  19. Unlimited vacation at VirginRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | SFGate

    Virgin founder Richard Branson recently declared that the company's employees can take as many vacation days as they want, provided that "t Branson said that he got the idea from Netflix. His daughter Holly forwarded him an article on how the video-streaming giant lets employees take as many days off as they need.

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  20. Netflix gets rights to Brit gangster drama 'Peaky Blinders'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | SiliconValley.com

    Netflix, under a deal with the Weinstein Co. and Endemol, has acquired the rights to the first two seasons of gritty British gangster drama "Peaky Blinders."

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