Netflix Reviews & News – everything electronic Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:32:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Netflix “Comes Out” With New Feature on April Fools Fri, 01 Apr 2016 07:00:02 +0000
Beverly Hills, Calif., April 1, 2016 — Netflix, the world’s leading Internet TV network, will debut a new purple button on the top-right corner of your home screen. Surprisingly, this new feature will not work for everyone, so watch the video to see how it works. To share this video, just copy the link below: […]]]> 0
Infographic: The Netflix Effect – How On-Demand is Changing TV Forever Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:00:19 +0000
As technology companies like Netflix and Amazon take over more and more of the functions that once belonged to television networks and media conglomerates, what will that mean for the nature of TV shows we’ll be offered in years to come? The infographic explores the prevalence of on-demand television shows, examines how programming has changed, […]]]> 0
Netflix Retracts Qwikster Spin-off Tue, 11 Oct 2011 08:16:55 +0000
After three weeks of customer backlash Netflix has reversed their decision to split the company in two. With the Qwikster entity nixed, Netflix will remain as one company that offers both DVDs by mail and internet streaming (like it has been). U.S. members will continue to use one website, one account and one password for […]]]> 0
Netflix to Stream Dreamworks Animation Movies in 2013 Tue, 27 Sep 2011 09:40:49 +0000
Netflix and DreamWorks Animation just announced a new multi-year licensing agreement that will make Netflix the exclusive subscription television service for first-run feature films and select television specials from DreamWorks Animation, the award-winning creators of such beloved franchises as “Shrek,” “Madagascar,” “Kung Fu Panda” and “How to Train Your Dragon.” Beginning with its 2013 feature […]]]> 0
Netflix Splits, Creates Qwikster Tue, 20 Sep 2011 00:46:19 +0000
Netflix announced today it is splitting itself into two companies, one company for streaming movies/TV and the other offering DVDs by mail service only. The name of the latter will be Qwikster and it will only provide DVDs by mail (the original Netflix service). The streaming service company will retain the Netflix name. Both companies […]]]> 0
Netflix Increases Prices for Streaming with DVDs by Mail Wed, 13 Jul 2011 01:57:56 +0000
Netflix announced new a la carte pricing for its movie rental services, separating out the costs for streaming only plans and DVDs by mail plans. The new pricing structure comes down to a price increase if you use both streaming and DVDs by mail services. However, a new DVD-only plan (no-streaming) will be offered in […]]]> 0
Netflix Streaming in Surround Sound with Dolby Digital Plus Thu, 14 Oct 2010 12:40:00 +0000
Netflix, Inc. and Dolby Laboratories, Inc. today announced that Netflix has selected Dolby® Digital Plus to deliver 5.1-channel surround sound for TV shows and movies streamed instantly over the Internet. Beginning October 18, the PlayStation®3 (PS3) computer entertainment system from Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. will be the first consumer electronics device to support 5.1-channel surround […]]]> 0
Netflix Canada Movie Streaming Service Wed, 22 Sep 2010 15:25:00 +0000
For $7.99 a Month, Canadians Can Instantly Watch Unlimited Movies and TV Shows Streamed from Netflix to TVs and Computers Netflix, Inc. today launched in Canada with an offering that allows Canadians to instantly watch unlimited movies and TV episodes streamed from Netflix to TVs and computers for only $7.99 a month. The Canadian introduction […]]]> 0
Nintendo Wii Enables Netflix Streaming Tue, 13 Apr 2010 09:09:22 +0000
Watch Movies & TV Episodes from Netflix via Nintendo’s Wii Console Nintendo of America Inc. and Netflix, Inc. announced that Netflix members who own Nintendo’s Wii™ home console can now enjoy thousands of movies and TV episodes streamed from Netflix via Wii. The two companies announced partnership plans in January and are making Netflix on […]]]> 1
Sony dash to Stream Netflix Wed, 17 Feb 2010 00:02:25 +0000
eHow, Golflink and LIVESTRONG.COM also join Sony’s growing dash platform Sony today announced that its new dash personal Internet viewer will feature a dedicated application for Netflix, allowing Netflix members to instantly watch thousands of movies and TV episodes directly on the unit. Additionally, Demand Media, Inc. has confirmed that its service offerings, eHow, Golflink […]]]> 0