kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Subscribers

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

(Robert Sullivan/AFP/Getty Images)

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

Netflix headquarters

Netflix’s Monthly Video Streaming Tops 1B Hours

Netflix said its subscribers watched more than 1 billion hours of online video last month as the advent of high-speed Internet connections and high-powered mobile…

07/03/2012

Apple Introduces iPhone 4s (Photo by Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images)

Tech Watch: Startup To Provide Live TV Feeds To iPhones, iPads

A startup company is testing out a service that will let subscribers watch over-the-air television programming on their iPhones and iPads.

02/22/2012

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 envelopes (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Netflix Shares Tank Amid Backlash & Defections

Netflix shares plunged 35 percent Tuesday after the one-time Wall Street favorite revealed a massive departure of subscribers angered by price increases & other questionable changes…

10/25/2011

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 53,846 other followers