Netflix Slows Down In Europe Amid Concerns About Straining Internet During Coronavirus CrisisNetflix will reduce streaming quality in Europe for at least the next month to prevent the internet collapsing under the strain of unprecedented usage due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Collateral Damage: Will Silicon Valley Streamers Supplant Theaters?Coronavirus precautions have halted Hollywood production and cleared out theaters . Entertainment industry watchers wonder if movie houses -- already struggling -- can survive the downturn.
City Of Austin Cancels Massive SXSW Music Festival Due To CoronavirusThe organizers of the annual South By Southwest music and tech festival on Friday announced that the city of Austin has cancelled the events scheduled to take place starting next week.
Netflix, Apple Join Silicon Valley Exit From South By Southwest Festival Over Coronavirus FearsSilicon Valley tech giants Apple and Netflix have joined social media mainstays Facebook and Twitter in citing coronavirus fears for cancelling plans to send its employees to and take part in the annual lifestyle, tech, entertainment and music festival -- South by Southwest -- in Austin later this month.
Coronavirus Dow Sell-Off Tops 1,190 Points; Silicon Valley Big Tech Battered As Stocks TumbleShares of streaming giant Netflix soared for several hours Thursday before joining the steep drop in Silicon Valley tech stocks as Wall Street dropped more than 1,190 points over fears of the coronavirus.
San Francisco Middle School Student Gains Fame As Voice Of Netflix's Animated CharacterNetflix’s newest star is a car, an animated character named Cory Carson voiced by a San Francisco middle schooler.
Netflix Adds Subscribers As Competition From Disney+, Apple Ramps UpNetflix released its earnings on Tuesday, finally giving itself a chance to calm the nerves of jittery investors who are concerned about the rise of rivals.
Petition To Ban Brazilian Netflix Film Depicting Jesus As Gay Gains TractionMillions of people have signed a petition for Netflix to immediately remove a Brazilian film that depicts Jesus as a gay man.
Los Gatos-Based Netflix Leads Rush to Build Moviemaking Mecca in New MexicoNetflix partnered with the New Mexico government and the city of Albuquerque in purchasing a studio complex on the city's southern edge, pledging to invest $1 billion in production in the state over the next decade.
Netflix Releases Panama Papers Movie Despite LawsuitNetflix has released a movie based on the so-called Panama Papers despite an attempt by two lawyers to stop the streaming premiere.
Netflix Sued By Lawyers Linked To Panama Papers Over Upcoming MovieTwo lawyers linked to the so-called Panama Papers are asking a federal judge to stop Neflix's upcoming release of "The Laundromat," which they say defames them as criminal masterminds.
Netflix's US Subscriber Growth Slowing As Competition LoomsNetflix's subscriber growth is bogging down even before the leading video streaming service confronts high-powered threats from Apple and Walt Disney Co.
'13 Reasons Why' Films At Oakland Park That's Closed Due To Fire DangerCrews from the popular Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" were spotted Tuesday filming at an Oakland park that's officially closed to the public due to high fire danger.
Disney CEO Iger Leaving Apple Board With Streaming Video Showdown LoomingWalt Disney Co. CEO Robert Iger has stepped down from Apple's board of directors as the two companies prepare to launch competing video streaming services aimed at market leader Netflix.
Netflix Documentary 'The Great Hack' Explores Cambridge Analytica ScandalData has surpassed oil as the world's most valuable asset, according to the new Netflix documentary, 'The Great Hack.'