British Broadcasters Battle Netflix for the Future of Television

The world is enamored with Netflix and this hasn’t gone unnoticed in the U.K. where the two leading TV companies have come together to create a competitor for the American powerhouse. While this might appear a strange partnership at first glance, it actually makes a lot of sense when looked at from the point of view of the two British broadcasters Fighting Back Against Netflix Dominance The motivation for the creation of Britbox is many-fold, but one key driver must have been the BBC’s and ITV’s knowledge that some of the most popular programs shown on Netflix are in fact

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Streaming Wars: Does Apple Need to Dethrone Netflix to Succeed at Much-Hyped Video Service?

Rumors that an Apple streaming service was in the works have been running rampant for months. While Apple has not confirmed anything, several news outlets reported Wednesday that “sources familiar with the matter” told them about Apple’s efforts being close to coming to fruition. The exact date varies, but it appears the rollout wil happen  some time in the spring. Many had expected the announcement to be made during Apple’s Next Big Thing Event, which is scheduled for March 25, according to MacRumors. Apple to Invite Hollywood Stars to TV Service Launch on March 25 https://t.co/QW95w9EabM by @julipuli pic.twitter.com/iTR0x8esis —

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Could Apple Buy Netflix with its $250 Billion Cash Stockpile?

As Apple’s iPhone revenue falls and it looks to other income streams, JPMorgan is speculating that Apple could buy Netflix, or even a company like Sonos, or Activision Blizzard. In last week’s earnings call, Apple revealed it was sitting on a $ 245 billion cash stockpile. At the end of January Cheddar reported that Apple had been secretly planning a gaming subscription service, likened to a “Netflix for games” since early 2018. The development is likely in its early stages and could even be a non-starter for the phone maker. A Strategy to Protect Apple’s Prime Position? It’s obvious that Apple needs

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Was the Netflix Price Hike a Mistake? Shares Fall as Hulu Slashes Rates

By CCN.com: Popular streaming service Netflix made headlines – and undoubtedly left some customers up in arms – after a round of price hikes that represented the company’s largest since its streaming service launch. Is Netflix’s Rate Hike Coming Back to Bite the Streaming Giant? As CCN reported, Netflix raised subscription fees by between 13-18%. The

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Is the Netflix Price Hike Just What Disney’s Streaming Service Needs to Win Market Share?

By CCN.com: Last week Netflix announced that it was raising subscription fees by between 13% and 18% for all its plans. While the absolute increase varied between $ 1 and $ 2, nearly a quarter of U.S. subscribers who took part in a Streaming Observer online survey indicated that this fee hike was enough to make them

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Netflix to Outperform Wall Street Projections, Stock Soars 50% in 3 Weeks

On January 17, Netflix raised its subscription fees by $ 1 to $ 2 following an ambitious decision to invest in a wider range of programs and shows. The move comes after the company decided to increase the yearly compensation of Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos to $ 31.5 million, making him one the highest paid producers

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