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David Cross, left, and Portia de Rossi in a scene from "Arrested Development," premiering May 26, 2013, on Netflix (credit: Sam Urdank/Netflix)

Netflix 2Q Earnings Report Flops Despite Soaring Earnings

Netflix’s revival of the comedy series “Arrested Development” didn’t reel in as many subscribers to the Internet video service as Wall Street had hoped, turning a solid second-quarter earnings report into a reality check.

07/22/2013

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Netflix Stock Still Winning Fans On Wall Street

The Internet video service’s stock climbed another 15 percent Friday to reach its highest price in 16 months.

01/26/2013

Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, attends a press conference to announce the Netflix service in Mexico at the St. Regis Hotel on September 12, 2011 in Mexico City. (Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

Netflix CEO Gets Pay Bump After 2012 Cut

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings’ pay will double to $4 million next year, after he took a pay cut due to management missteps this year.

12/28/2012

San Quentin execution chamber

Silicon Valley Elite Backing Anti Death Penalty Proposition

Some of the more high-profile members of Silicon Valley’s social and financial scenes are writing big checks in support of the proposition that would abolish capital punishment in California, dwarfing the opposition’s fundraising in the process.

09/17/2012

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Tech Report: Netflix Accuses Comcast Of Unfair Business Practices

Netflix’s CEO is accusing Comcast of net neutrality violations and unfair business practices because of not capping streaming video use for customers who use a new Xbox service.

04/23/2012

Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, attends a press conference to announce the Netflix service in Mexico at the St. Regis Hotel on September 12, 2011 in Mexico City. (Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

Humbled Netflix CEO Hastings Still Thinking, Talking Big

To hear Netflix CEO Reed Hastings tell it, the bone-headed decisions that have dragged down the Internet’s leading video subscription service during the past five months eventually will be forgotten like a bad movie made by a great film director.

12/07/2011

Netflix Reverses Course; Dumps Plan To Separate DVD, Streaming Services

Netflix Inc. is abandoning its widely-panned decision to separate its DVD-by-mail and Internet streaming services because it would make them more difficult to use.

10/10/2011

Bay Area Leaders Part of Time's Most Influential

Bay Area Leaders Part of Time’s Most Influential

Take a look at who made Time Magazine’s list from the Bay Area…

CBS San Francisco–04/21/2011