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Netflix inks exclusive deal for first-run Weinstein films

The Internet's biggest on-demand video service will stream movies from the indie film studio before any other pay-TV providers starting in 2016, the same year it kicks off a similar Disney deal.

By August 20, 2013


'The Interview' basks in attention -- both good and bad

The comedy about bumbling journalists trying to assassinate North Korea's dictator enjoys its day in the sun as online streaming and a small but closely watched theatrical release subvert the ban that hackers demanded.

By December 25, 2014


Co-founder officially drops bid for BlackBerry

Mike Lazaridis abandons his plans to buy the ailing smartphone maker via a joint bid with a fellow co-founder.

By December 25, 2013


Netflix hits Hollywood with roundhouse kick to solar plexus

The world's biggest subscription video service gets first crack at streaming the "Crouching Tiger" sequel -- simultaneously debuting in selected IMAX theaters on August 28, 2015.

By September 29, 2014


The 10 techies to watch in 2014

Some are familiar faces, others less so -- but each in their own way is trying to shake up the status quo.

By December 23, 2013


Meet Fitwall, where tech and elite fitness get off the ground

Already popular with professional athletes, this quirky vertical training modality is making its consumer debut in a sunny beach town where appearances are everything.

By June 2, 2013


The 404 1,019: Where we're moving right along (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404 show: why gay men are worth more on Facebook, Marshall amplifier beer chiller, Android phones and condoms, F-bombs, and HBO Go on Xbox Live!

By March 27, 2012


Anti-SOPA Internet Society under fire for hiring MPAA executive

After warning Web blacklists would end the "viability of the Internet," the Internet Society hires the Hollywood figure who defends them and accuses critics of spreading "misinformation."

By March 26, 2012


SOPA copyright bill draws fire

roundup The Stop Online Piracy Act is intended to target "rogue" Web sites, but critics say it'll knock the stuffing out of legitimate sites as well.

By February 1, 2012


Netflix chief: HBO Go is rival 'we fear most'

Out to reassure the world that Netflix is back on track, CEO Reed Hastings sees his company and HBO becoming more and more alike.

By December 6, 2011