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Netflix Avoided Paying UK Corporation Tax Despite 4.5m Subscribers

Video-on-demand streaming service Netflix has witnessed a rapid rise in popularity in the UK since its launch there in 2012, boasting 4.5 million subscribers at last count, ...

December 21, 2015 at 9:23 pm by
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Netflix Is Re-Encoding Its Media Collection in Order to Improve Quality

Netflix is undoubtedly one of the most popular media streaming platforms in the world, but this doesn’t mean that it’s perfect. When it comes to streaming videos ...

December 16, 2015 at 4:00 pm by

Amazon Instant Video to Bundle With Other VOD Services

Strong rumours suggest that Amazon Instant Video will soon include access to other video-on-demand networks, and could do so as soon as this December. According to Bloomberg, ...

November 30, 2015 at 10:00 pm by

4K Content From Netflix and Amazon Floods Torrent Sites

Did you spend all your money on a 4K television in the Black Friday sales, leaving you unable to afford food, clothing, or legal on-demand video streaming services? Well, fear ...

November 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm by

51 Percent of US Internet Users Watch Netflix

Streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Hulu and others have revolutionized the way we watch video content. In the digital age, there’s no need to wait ...

November 21, 2015 at 10:00 pm by

Australian Netflix Launch Ushers Fall in Piracy

Making content available prevents piracy. Everyone knows it, including Hollywood (though, it’d rather use the situation as an excuse for suing users and screwing ...

October 16, 2015 at 1:00 am by

Netflix Increases the Price of Standard Plan

Bad news for those of you who prefer to watch your favorite shows on Netflix, as the company has decided to increase the base price for its standard service by $1. While this ...

October 9, 2015 at 6:00 pm by

Netflix and More Comes to VR

Virtual reality is heralded as the next step for your home entertainment. One of the biggest competitors for virtual reality is the Oculus Rift, a headset designed to let you ...

October 8, 2015 at 12:00 pm by

NVIDIA launches ‘GeForce Now’ Subscription Service

NVIDIA has unveiled a Netflix-style streaming service for games entitled, ‘Geforce Now’. The service will cost $8/£7.99 per month and allows users to stream ...

September 30, 2015 at 2:49 pm by

Quentin Tarantino Dislikes Netflix And Still Records Films To VHS

I do enjoy a Quentin Tarantino film, from the stylised Kill Bill volume 1 – 2 to From Dusk Till Dawn. Streaming may be the way forward for many consumers and industries, but ...

September 29, 2015 at 10:00 am by

Netflix Knows The Moment a TV Show Hooks Your Attention

Television is additive to many consumers, from the vast entertainment collections which are now available within various streaming services, to the outstanding quality of ...

September 27, 2015 at 11:28 am by

Amazon Web Services Goes Down Before Getting Up Again

Bit of Tubthumping play on words in the title there, readers who remember the 90s will get this, surely, oh come on I am not that old! Anyway, many web services are ...

September 21, 2015 at 11:27 am by

BBC Launching Netflix-Style Streaming Service in the US

The BBC has unveiled plans to launch its own video-on-demand streaming platform in North America, which aims to deliver all of its channels’ programming to what it calls a ...

September 20, 2015 at 4:31 pm by

Over 44% of Streamed Videos Are on a Mobile Device

A report conducted by research firm Ooyala has charted the dramatic growth of mobile video playback which accounted for over 44% in Q2 2015. According to current trends, more ...

September 17, 2015 at 1:00 pm by

Sony Pictures Considered Purchasing BitTorrent Inc

Sony Pictures seriously considered the acquisition of BitTorrent Inc. according to leaked presentation slides procured from TorrentFreak. The documentation shows Sony ...

September 13, 2015 at 3:50 pm by