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Netflix-TWC set-top box talks reportedly held up by Comcast takeover

The cable operator-leased set-top box is one device where Netflix has yet to find much of a foothold.

New Amazon pilots draw mixed response

The second Amazon Prime original online TV pilot derby has begun. Reaction to the shows has been mixed.

Netflix ISP speed rankings prompt new round of fingerpointing

New Netflix ISP speed rankings that show Verizon FiOS and Comcast speeds falling have raised a new round of finger pointing over who is to blame for the apparent drop in quality of service. 

Juniper Research: Smart home revenues to reach $71B by 2018

Revenues generated from smart home services are set to reach a global market value of $71 billion (€52 billion) by 2018, rising from $33 billion last year.

Netflix to raise $400M, expects to spend $3B on content

Netflix said it plans to raise $400 million and use the cash for general corporate purposes. The cash will help Netflix cover its presumed expansion into Europe, marketing plans for 2014 and payments to content suppliers.  

Amazon Prime gets season one of "Hannibal"

With the season two premiere of "Hannibal" weeks away on NBC, Amazon Prime customers are now able to stream the entire first season online.

Netflix said to target Germany, France for European expansion

Netflix has reportedly been seeking the rights to stream popular TV shows and movies in Germany and France, as well as in other European countries.

To cut the cord or not: Is OTT ready for prime time?

Viewers are hopping over to online video and cutting the cord in increasing numbers. Will broadcasters and cable operators be able to lure them back?

Netflix may move to tiered pricing

Netflix said it may soon adopt a new pricing model that will  provide different tiers of service at different price points. 

Focus on Netflix's subscribers, net neutrality ahead of company's earnings

Netflix investors are focused on learning the number of U.S. subscribers the company added in the fourth quarter and how many more subscribers the company's management thinks it can add before April.