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Netflix uses Emmys to say: We're now, TV is then

During the Emmys broadcast, Netflix runs ad featuring Ricky Gervais and says that it's "The Entertainment Of Today."

By August 25, 2014

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The mystery of Netflix's new logo

It's out there. But Netflix doesn't want to talk about it. Might this be a test? Or might this be a very fine strategy?

By May 7, 2014

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What we know about the Netflix price hike

The online video service is planning its first US price hike since 2011 -- the year it lost thousands of subscribers after a failed attempt to split its DVD rental and on-demand services.

By April 21, 2014

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Netflix neutrality: Court ruling won't boost your Netflix bill. Yet

When a court quashed the FCC's Net neutrality rules, Netflix became the bull's-eye for fears of higher fees from broadband providers, but it doesn't have to be that way.

By January 17, 2014

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Startup Clinkle taps Netflix's brain trust again

The payments company has hired former Netflix DVD-by-mail lead Andrew Rendich, along with Allison Hopkins, once an HR honcho at the video rental heavyweight.

By December 4, 2013

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The train wreck at Netflix

The company's problems began a year ago, as it bungled price-hikes and aborted the Qwikster spin-off. Bridget Carey chats with CNET's Greg Sandoval about what went wrong at the once-beloved tech company.

By August 15, 2013

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Qwikster no more

iPhone 4S pre-orders top 1 million units, Yahoo pulls out of its bid for Hulu, and Netflix announces the cancellation of Qwikster in a brief blog post.

By October 10, 2011

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Qwikster no more

iPhone 4S pre-orders top one million units, Yahoo pulls out of its bid for Hulu, and Netflix cancels Qwikster in a brief blog post.

By October 10, 2011

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Netflix cancels Qwikster spinoff

Qwikster, we hardly knew you. Netflix reverses decision to split into two separate services. Subscribers will continue to access streaming and DVDs from the Netflix site.

By October 10, 2011

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Netflix kills Qwikster but still considering games

Netflix exec Steve Swasey says that while the company has dropped plans to spin off its DVD-by-mail service, the company is still mulling a plan to offer video game rentals

By October 10, 2011