Tag: Netflix

Why Nintendo Switch Doesn’t Have Its Own Netflix App Yet, According to Executive

The Nintendo Switch doesn’t have Netflix, which is a perplexing anomaly given that the Switch is exactly the type of console you’d want to use Netflix on. Now, Netflix has provided more information as to why.

Video Games March 12, 2018

Netflix Is Trying To Turn Its Kid Shows Into Games … Sort Of

Netflix is trying to convince kids to watch more of its original shows. How? By giving them patches after watching certain episodes, though it seems they can’t be used for anything.

Apps/Software March 11, 2018

Netflix Is Adding Snapchat-Like Vertical Video Previews For Shows And Movies

Video previews will soon move into your Netflix app’s home screen. Coming this April, they are 30-second samples of original and licensed shows, helping you decide what to watch next.

Apps/Software March 8, 2018

Netflix Adds Pin Protection That Lets Parents Block Specific Titles

Netflix allows parents to create PINS to block R-rated content. Now, the streaming service is taking it a step further by allowing them to create PINS for specific movies and TV series, such as '13 Reasons Why'. The new feature is coming soon.

Apps/Software March 6, 2018

OnePlus 5, 5T Owners, Here's What You Need To Do To Watch Netflix And Amazon Prime Video In HD

The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T will now be able to stream Netflix and Amazon Prime Video in HD. However, unlocking the feature will not be as simple as downloading an over-the-air update.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2018

Binge-Watching Is Bad For Your Health: Study

Do you stream a lot of movies and TV shows on Netflix? A new study has found that binge-watching is bad for your health. Here's everything you need to know.

Healthy Living/Wellness February 22, 2018

Google Assistant Can Now Have You Wake Up To Your Favorite Tunes

Google Assistant is now able to set and sound alarms using one’s favorite tunes. In addition, users can play their music library through the digital assistant and watch televisions shows and movies on YouTube TV and Netflix.

Google February 2, 2018

Google Assistant Update: How To Set Up Voice Match For Multiple Profiles To Play Netflix

Google Assistant has been updated to support voice match for multiple profiles on Netflix. We've created a handy guide on how to set up Google Assistant's updated voice match feature.

Apps/Software January 24, 2018

Google Assistant Learns How To Match Voices To Different Netflix Profiles

Google Assistant now supports multiple profile access on Netflix via Voice Match, permitting hands-free control of the video streaming service. The feature activation will be extended to up to six users on a single Netflix account.

Google January 24, 2018

This Website Finds The Best New Shows On Netflix

Looking for something new to watch on Netflix? Flixable, a new search engine for Netflix, finds the best new movies and TV shows to watch.

Apps/Software January 24, 2018

The Best Movies And TV Shows Streaming On Netflix Right Now

Can't decide what to watch on Netflix, right now? We've compiled a list of some of our favorite movies and TV shows that are streaming on Netflix.

Movies/TV Shows January 23, 2018

How To Watch The Best 'Breaking Bad' Episodes Online

AMC's 'Breaking Bad' cast is celebrating the show's 10th anniversary. Here's how 'Breaking Bad' fans can stream all five seasons online.

Movies/TV Shows January 23, 2018

Netflix CEO Not Afraid Of Potential Disney Streaming Service: ‘I’ll Be A Subscriber’

Disney is planning to launch its own video-streaming service in 2019, with the help of its recent acquisition, 21st Century Fox. Its biggest rival Netflix isn’t fazed.

Business Tech January 23, 2018

Netflix Price Hike Didn't Matter: Over 8 Million New Subscribers Added In Record-Breaking Q4

Netflix increased its subscription rates in October 2017, but that did not hold back the streaming service from booking a record-breaking quarter. The company added 8.4 million new subscribers in the period and posted a net income of $186 million.

Business Tech January 23, 2018

Mo'Nique Demands Netflix Boycott Citing Color And Gender Bias

Oscar-winning actress Mo’Nique has demanded fans to boycott Netflix streaming service. This comes after she has claimed to have experienced color and gender bias from the company.

Celebrities January 21, 2018

Sorry, Nintendo Switch Owners: A Netflix App Isn’t Due Anytime Soon

Video streaming fans are reportedly dismayed as Netflix continues to be non-existent for the Nintendo Switch, A company representative claims that talks with Nintendo are still ongoing.

Video Games January 16, 2018

Netflix Green-Lights 'Bright' Sequel With Will Smith

Netflix has announced that they have officially green-lit a ‘Bright’ sequel. Director David Ayer will return to write and direct, with Will Smith and Joel Edgerton reprising their roles as well.

Movies/TV Shows January 5, 2018

There's A 40 Percent Likelihood Apple Might Buy Netflix, Say Citi Analysts

Financial analysts predicted a 40 percent chance that Netflix will be acquired by Apple. Donald Trump's tax reform will likely spur the company to buy out the video streaming service.

Business Tech January 4, 2018

Netflix Now Streams HDR Video On Windows 10, But You’ll Need These Requirements First

Windows 10 users can now stream HDR films and TV shows on Netflix, but first, they must have the proper requirements, such as an Intel Kaby Lake-powered machine and the right subscription plan.

Apps/Software December 22, 2017

Get Free 6 Months Of Netflix If You Buy A Google Pixelbook Or Samsung Chromebook

Google Pixelbook and Samsung Chromebook Pro and Chromebook Plus users can get free six months of Netflix, courtesy of Google. Hurry, though, as the offer ends Dec. 31.

Computers December 4, 2017

Best Movies To Watch On Netflix This Thanksgiving Weekend

Thanksgiving is one of the perfect times to watch movies with the whole family. Here are some of the best ones you can watch on Netflix right now.

Movies/TV Shows November 23, 2017

New Phishing Scam Targets Netflix Subscribers: Here's How To Keep Your Account Safe

Millions of Netflix subscribers became targets of scam emails containing links to phishing websites last week. As hackers become more skilled in identity theft, subscribers should be more wary of these various schemes.

Security November 15, 2017

The First Nintendo Switch Video Streaming App Is Finally Here, But It's Not Netflix

The first video streaming app for the Nintendo Switch has arrived, but it's not Netflix. It was launched as a gaming-first device, but other kinds of apps are now coming to the hybrid console.

Video Games November 10, 2017

Netflix Might Spend $8 Billion Next Year Just For Programming And Original Content

Netflix is going to spend somewhere between $7 billion and $8 billion on programming next year, quite a step up from its previous budget. Netflix announced such plans during its recent Q3 earnings call.

Business Tech October 17, 2017

Apple Plans To Beat Netflix And Amazon Video With Reboot Of Steven Spielberg’s ‘Amazing Stories’

Steven Spielberg and Bryan Fuller will be heavily involved in rebooting 'Amazing Stories,' which is expected to be one of Apple’s first original programs. The iPhone maker is certainly serious on beating Netflix and Amazon at their own game.

Apple October 11, 2017

Heads Up, US Subscribers: Your Netflix Plan Is About To Get A Little More Pricey

Two of Netflix’s most popular plans just got more expensive. Beginning this month, all standard and premium subscribers are going to have to pay $1 to $2 more to enjoy the streaming service.

Internet October 6, 2017

Stranger Things: The Game For iOS And Android Will Get You Ready For Season 2

Netflix has released 'Stranger Things: The Game' for iOS and Android devices to help fans get ready for the show's second season. The surprisingly deep mobile title is free to download and features more than 10 hours of gameplay.

Video Games October 4, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Sony Xperia XZ1 To Get Netflix HDR Streaming, But Don’t Get Excited Yet

Netflix has now confirmed it will bring HDR streaming to the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and the Xperia XZ1. However, there are a few things to keep in mind before enjoying Netflix titles in HDR.

Apps/Software September 5, 2017

Netflix Plans To Spend Even More Money On Content Next Year, Including Both Original And Licensed Programming

Netflix has announced that it will spend $7 billion on content next year, acquiring new programs and creating original ones as well. The company also scoffed at critics who say it overspends.

Business Tech August 18, 2017

Apple Takes On Netflix, Amazon With $1 Billion Investment For Original Shows: Video Streaming Service Coming Soon?

Apple is preparing $1 billion to take on rival streaming services with its own lineup or original programming. But can it elbow Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu in the streaming race?

Apple August 17, 2017

MoviePass Will Let You Watch A Movie Every Day For $10 Per Month Like Netflix But In Exchange For Your Privacy: Good Deal?

MoviePass, a Netflix-style subscription service for new movies, will charge only $10 per month to allow members to watch one movie every day in theaters. In exchange, subscribers will allow data collected from them to be sold to the highest bidder.

Business Tech August 15, 2017

Netflix Buys Comic Book Publisher Millarworld In A Big Push For Superhero Content

Netflix has officially bought Millarworld, signaling several possible adaptations from characters in Mark Millar’s comic book universe. Millar failed to contain his excitement, saying the whole thing is going to be brilliant.

Business Tech August 8, 2017

Verizon Throttled Netflix And YouTube Due To 'Video Optimization Test,' Company Admits

Verizon has officially admitted to capping speeds of video services on its network, shrinking it down to 10 Mbps for some customers. Though it calls them optimization tests, people have expressed how this is one effect of net neutrality’s dissolution.

Internet July 23, 2017

Netflix's New 'The Defenders' Trailer Debuts, Wows Audience At San Diego Comic-Con

The trailer for 'The Defenders' just debuted at San Diego Comic-Con, grouping together lead vigilantes from the Marvel universe on Netflix. The show starts streaming on Aug. 18.

Video Games July 23, 2017

Users Claim Verizon Is Throttling Their Streaming Speeds On Netflix And YouTube

Is Verizon placing data caps on users who use Netflix and YouTube? Verizon says no, but some users have reported speed caps when accessing Netflix or YouTube.

Internet July 22, 2017

Netflix's High Subscriber Numbers Has Sent Its Stock Soaring

Netflix has released its new subscriber numbers and things are looking good for the world's most popular streaming service. The streaming service's stock has risen by 18 percent.

Internet July 18, 2017

Apple Hires Sony's Jamie Erlicht And Zach Van Amburg To Produce Original Content For Apple TV, Should Netflix Be Worried?

Apple has expanded its plans to take on Netflix in the streaming business by bringing two seasoned TV veterans to produce original content. Can Jamie Erlicht and Zach Van Amburg help Apple take on Netflix?

Apple June 16, 2017

Netflix Backtracks, Now Back In The Fight To Save Net Neutrality

Netflix was thought to have given up on the fight to save net neutrality, as CEO Reed Hastings said that winning the battle is impossible under a Trump presidency. The streaming service has now backtracked and returned to the fray.

Internet June 15, 2017

Netflix Or Sleep: The American Academy Of Sleep Medicine Says You can Have Both, Here's How

Netflix is awesome, but, despite what we may wish, sleep is still a necessary part of life. Luckily, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine has some advice to help you meet your entertainment and sleep needs.

Healthy Living/Wellness June 9, 2017

Netflix Stops Fight Against Net Neutrality, Suggests Battle Can't Be Won

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings appears to be pulling out of the battle to keep net neutrality, especially since his company can survive through it. Though honest, his attitude toward the contentious issue might spur other companies to think the same.

Internet June 5, 2017

Best Streaming Services: Netflix vs Hulu vs Amazon Prime Video vs YouTube TV

In the world of streaming services, users have plenty of options, but which one is the best? Here's our guide to picking the best streaming service.

Movies/TV Shows June 1, 2017

Netflix Offers First Look At Upcoming 'Castlevania' Animated Series

Netflix has managed to put together quite the varied collection of original programming for viewers. That trend looks to continue with the first look at the upcoming 'Castlevania' animated series.

Movies/TV Shows May 25, 2017

Microsoft's Subscription Service Xbox Game Pass Launches June 1

After several years of testing, Microsoft is set to launch its Netflix-style game subscription service for Xbox One this June. Here's what you need to know about the games you can play, free trial programs, and other details about Xbox Game Pass.

Video Games May 24, 2017

Summer 2017 TV Preview: Binge-worthy Shows On Netflix, HBO, Showtime, BBC America, And AMC

Being in the golden age of television, there now seems to be great TV all year round. Here are some of the heavy hitters returning or debuting this summer on HBO, Netflix, BBC America, AMC, and Showtime.

Movies/TV Shows May 20, 2017

Netflix Announces New Original Series Based On 'The Witcher'

A series of dark fantasy novels, 'The Witcher' has spawned a hit video game franchise. Now, Netflix is looking to create its next Original series based on the literary work.

Movies/TV Shows May 18, 2017

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