YouTube Reducing Video Quality Worldwide To Ease Internet Strain During Coronavirus PandemicVideos on YouTube will now default to standard definition for all users worldwide.
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 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.
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.
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.
Roku Has Lost 40% Of Its Value As Competition Heats UpCompetition from much bigger companies is coming to the streaming market, and investors are bailing out of the Los Gatos-based company's stock.
Apple Focuses On Services For Latest New Product LaunchAmid much fanfare, Apple unveiled its new gadgets and services Tuesday at the tech company's fall product launch.
Netflix, Disney Say New Abortion Law May Push Their Business Out Of GeorgiaTwo of the world's biggest entertainment companies say they may stop producing movies and TV shows in Georgia if the state's new abortion law takes effect.
Netflix: 2.7 Million Americans Still Get DVDs In The MailRemember when Netflix used to be a DVD-by-mail company? Well, for 2.7 million subscribers in the US, the Los Gatos-based company still is.
Academy Reportedly Warned By DOJ Over Efforts To Shut Netflix Out Of OscarsThe Department of Justice has warned the Academy of Motion Pictures over potential rule changes that could suppress competition from Netflix and other streaming services.
Netflix Price Increase Goes Into Effect In MayThe streaming service, based in Los Gatos, sent emails this week to US subscribers about price a increase that lands in May.
Apple Turns To Hollywood Glitter To Unveil Streaming ServiceApple launched its new streaming service with a touch of Hollywood glitter Monday, bringing to the stage a lineup that included Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Steve Carell and Steven Spielberg.
Spielberg's Push Against Netflix At The Oscars Hits A NerveReports that he intends to support rule changes that could block Los Gatos-based Netflix from Oscars-eligibility have provoked a heated, and unwieldy, debate online.
Netflix Joins Hollywood's Biggest Players On Red Carpet Oscar Night With 'Roma'There's a new arrival on the red carpet at the Oscars on Sunday night. Netflix is now one of the biggest players in the movie business with 10 nominations for its film, 'Roma.'