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Netflix Boosts CEO’s Pay 43 Percent After Service Raises Prices, But Still Adds Subscribers

Netflix boosted CEO Reed Hastings’ pay by 43 percent to $11.1 million last year as the Internet video service raised its prices and still added the most subscribers in its history.

04/10/2015

Netflix

Netflix Stock Soars After Reeling In 4.3 Million More Subscribers Opting Out Of Traditional Pay-TV

Netflix is hoping to hook millions more Internet video subscribers with the lure of original programming as it accelerates its international expansion in an effort to build the leading network for the digital-streaming age.

01/20/2015

Netflix Headquarters

Netflix CEO Blames $1 Price Increase For Lag In Subscriber Growth

Netflix’s subscriber growth in the latest quarter lagged management’s forecast as the Internet video service’s recent price increases turned off potential new viewers.

10/15/2014

Netflix Headquarters

Netflix Unveils New Way To Share Recommendations

Netflix is giving subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies & TV shows…

09/02/2014

Netflix

Los Gatos-Based Netflix Poised To Raise Prices For 1st Time In 3 Years

Netflix is about to raise its prices for the first time in three years to help pay for more Internet video programming such as its popular political drama “House of Cards.” The increase, to take place sometime before July, will hike prices by $1 or $2 per month for new customers. The company’s nearly 36 million current subscribers will continue to pay $8 per month for at least the next year

04/21/2014

(L-R) Will Arnett & Jason Bateman in a scene from "Arrested Development." (credit: Netflix)

Netflix Stock Sinks On Mixed Reviews Of ‘Arrested Development’

The hoopla surrounding the return of “Arrested Development” on Netflix’s Internet video service has quickly dissolved into a letdown on Wall Street.

05/28/2013

Kevin Spacey in "House of Cards"

Netflix Adds 2 Million Subscribers, Stock Price Jumps

Netflix’s move to compete against traditional cable-TV channels with original programming is pulling in more subscribers to its internet video service and winning back investors who doubted the company’s ability to develop distinctive entertainment.

04/22/2013

Lana Wachowski and Andy Wachowski (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Wachowskis To Make Sci-Fi Series ‘Sense8′ For Netflix

Netflix’s newest original series will be a science-fiction venture from the duo behind the “The Matrix” trilogy. Los Gatos-based Netflix announced that it will stream “Sense8″ late next year for subscribers…

03/27/2013

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Netflix Stock Soars On 4th Quarter Subscriber Gains

Netflix’s Internet video service has added 2 million U.S. subscribers during the final three months of the year to produce an unexpected profit for the company.

01/23/2013

Aereo

Tech Watch: Aereo Streaming Service Earns Big Win

CNET Editor at Large Brian Cooley said this is likely the first of many court battles between Aereo and television networks.

07/21/2012

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