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So What Do You Do, Mitch Lowe, Co-founder of Netflix and CEO of Quarterly.Co?
The exec shares his advice for entrepreneurs and discusses how his company provides new revenue for influential bloggers.

So What Do You Do, Kelly Day, CEO of Blip?
This e-commerce vet is determined to make the little-known but widely watched Blip the next big player in entertainment.

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Netflix is Trying to Become a Consumer Electronics Influencer - Posted January 7, 2015
[caption id="attachment_105637" align="alignright" width="301"] via Shutterstock[/cap... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix Wooing Kids With New Year's Clip That Pulls A Fast One On Them - Posted December 31, 2014
Genius: Fool the kids into thinking its midnight early with @netflix's fake NYE countdown http://t.co/o2P4TZHwym pic.twitter.com/Gcf3NBCrN1 -- CNNMoney (@CNNMoney) December 31, 2014   Even the kids want to celebrate the new year. But midnight is ... [GalleyCat]

Facebook's 2014 Open-Source Highlights - Posted December 23, 2014
2014 was a big year for open-sourcing at F... [AllFacebook]

Netflix CEO Predicts the Death of TV by 2030 - Posted December 1, 2014
Many PR people don't pay attention to national TV ratings, but at Mediabistro it's part of our job description. Even those who don't track Nielsen numbers know that people aren't watching as much basic cable as the... [FishbowlDC]

THANKSGIVING: What Are U.S. Facebook Users Thankful for? - Posted November 27, 2014
The Facebook Data Science Team marked ... [AllFacebook]

Netflix, NBC Dump Bill Cosby Projects Amid Rape Accusations - Posted November 19, 2014
The allegations of rape and sexual assault against Bill Cosby keep coming. With each new accusation, it became harder and harder for Netflix and NBC to stand by the projects they had in the works with the comedian. Netflix decided that it would be best to ... [FishbowlDC]

VIDEOS: Data @Scale Boston - Posted November 17, 2014
Facebook hosted Data @Scale Boston... [AllFacebook]

VIDEOS: Facebook's @Scale 2014, Web Track - Posted October 7, 2014
Facebook held its @Scale 2014 conference in San Francisco Sept. 15, and software engineer Tom Occhino shared ... [AllFacebook]

Adam Sandler Isn't Even Trying Anymore - Posted October 2, 2014
Those Adam Sandler quotes in the Netflix press release are among the most toe-curlingly awful that have ever been committed to print. -- Matthew Garrahan (@MattGarrahan) October 2, 2014 We'll have to agree with Mr. Garrahan. Not only does Mr. Sandler seem to take pride in the mediocrity of his movies/paydays for his... [FishbowlDC]

Joe Cross Shares Content Tips: 'If Your Content is Good, It Will Get Seen' - Posted September 23, 2014
[caption id="attachment_18700" align="alignright" width="304"] Photo courtesy of fatsickandnearlydead2.com[/caption] Here's the thing. So many of us are toiling away at day jobs with the dream of writing the great American novel at night. Or maybe you're hoping to get more followers on your YouTube cha... [MediaJobsDaily]

Netflix Takes Facebook Sharing Out of News Feed, Into Private Messages - Posted September 2, 2014
Facebook users' News Feeds will no longer be populated with their friends' ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Reveals Agenda for @Scale 2014 - Posted August 25, 2014
Facebook released the agenda for its @Scale 2014 conferenc... [AllFacebook]

The Battle Between ISPs and Video Streamers Intensifies - Posted July 10, 2014
Slow Internet speeds are the bane of video streamers. As cord cutting becomes a better option, and video streaming increases its bandwidth demands eve... [AllFacebook]

Two Thumbs Up? The Movies are the Latest Victim of the Internet (STUDY) - Posted June 13, 2014
Been to the movies lately? The nice seats, the big screen, the sweet sound system -- it's all part of the experience. You know what else is part of said "experience"? The $12 ticket, $8 coke (with no refills, thank you very much), $5 (half-full) box of Starburst...sounds about right. That's not the... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix Stops Accusing Verizon of Being Slow, Starts Proving It - Posted June 10, 2014
Verizon may claim to have moved on from its spat with Netflix, but the latter isn't quite done with this business, thank you very much. After Verizon ... [FishbowlDC]

Verizon to Netflix: 'No, You're Slow!' - Posted June 6, 2014
Oh snap, netflix. pic.twitter.com/wMfavoHOyj -- Yuri Victor ? (@yurivictor) June 4, 2014 Netflix might just be too clever for its own good. Earlier this week, the company confirmed that it had gotten a bit cheeky with V... [FishbowlDC]

Did John Oliver's Netflix Defense, Anti-Net Neutrality Rant Crash FCC Servers? - Posted June 3, 2014
HBO funnyman John Oliver's 13-minute net neutrality rant from this past Sunday's "Last Week Tonight" might have gotten more than laughs out of viewers. From Monday through this afternoon, the FCC website's received nearly 3,000 comments: almost triple the amount posted on Thursday and Friday combined. "This is the moment you were made... [Inside 3D Printing News]

5 Social TV Stories You May Have Missed - Posted May 16, 2014
From NBC using Whisper to promote 'Rosemary's Baby' to E! launching an 'Instagram Wall' to tr... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Facebook And Parse: One Year Together - Posted April 28, 2014
Last Friday marked the one-year anniversary of Facebook's acquisition of mobile application-development platform Parse, and the social n... [AllFacebook]

2014 Facebook Studio Awards Finalists Revealed - Posted April 22, 2014
Facebook announced the finalists for its ... [AllFacebook]

Netflix Teases Second Season of 'Hemlock Grove' via Vine - Posted April 18, 2014
Last Friday, Netflix announced that the second season of its original series 'Hemlock Grove' is set to return on Friday, July 11 at 12:01 AM PT. In usual Netflix fashion, all ten episodes of the supernatural thriller will be released at the same time. On Monday, Netflix released a teaser via... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Internet Week New York Is Around the Corner - Posted April 17, 2014
"People ultimately want homes that work, and they don't want to think about repairs. In the future, with smart homes and the 'Internet of Things', your home will take care of you". Those comments were made by design specialists during ... [FishbowlDC]

9 (More) Brands That Gave Us Their Takes on 'Mad Men' - Posted April 14, 2014
While our own Tonya Garcia already offered a quick list of social media promos tied to last ni... [GalleyCat]

9 (More) Brands That Gave Us Their Takes on 'Mad Men' - Posted April 14, 2014
While our own Tonya Garcia already offered a quick list of social media promos tied to last ni... [FishbowlDC]

WATCH: Netflix Goes to Prom, Proves Being a 'Third Wheel' Can be Epic - Posted April 11, 2014
Call me old fashioned, but there's just something totally un-romantic about propositioning a potential prom date via Twitter. That is, unless you're courting a major company, not a classmate. Seventeen-year-old Muthana Sweis, a student at Marist High School in Chicago, sent out the following tweet in January: ... [FishbowlDC]

Mark Zuckerberg Not Pacified By White House Meeting On Government Surveillance - Posted March 24, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and five other technology executives me... [AllFacebook]

Internet Week New York Headliners Announced - Posted March 5, 2014
Fair enough -- all of our minds are still on SXSW. But that doesn't mean you can't mark your calend... [10,000 Words]

'House of Cards' live tweets 'Scandal' as Kerry Washington and others reply - Posted March 1, 2014
House of Cards continues to ramp up their social TV footprint and it's now going way beyond just sharing their own show's content. The show's official Twitter account, ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Netflix to Amazon: 'We've Got Bigger Drones Than That' - Posted February 25, 2014
We appreciate Netflix's efforts to play the "spunky upstart" role by poking fun at its rivals and we agree that Amazon makes for a more reasonable target than HBO, because you will lose if you try to compare House of Cards to The Sopranos or Game of Thrones. The drone delivery... [FishbowlDC]

What House of Cards Gets Right (and Wrong) About Political Communications - Posted February 18, 2014
DISCLAIMER: NO SEASON 2 SPOILERS here. OK, then: if you're like the rest of us, then you've spent the last few days watching the second season of Netflix's... [FishbowlDC]

11 Brands That Got Cheeky on Valentine's Day - Posted February 17, 2014
FACT: Valentine's Day is one of the few bright spots in an otherwise dour New Year for retailers. Of course it makes sense for relevant brands to develop tailored VDay social campaigns, so today we thought we'd tak... [GalleyCat]

'House of Cards' Sebastian Arcelus on the season two premier - Posted February 15, 2014
Yesterday, Lost Remote attended a premier party and screening for the highly anticipated season two of House of Cards. ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

'House Of Cards' Has Its Own Rebuttal For The SOTU - Posted January 29, 2014
Just the other day, we were talking about brands jumping on Twitter to capitalize on the Grammys. (Hey Arby's!) Well, it's not just happening at awards shows. We'... [GalleyCat]

Social Media Newsfeed: Robin Roberts Comes Out on Facebook | Social Network Use - Posted December 31, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [AllFacebook]

7 predictions for social TV in 2014 - Posted December 31, 2013
[caption id="attachment_40212" align="alignright" width="304"] CNBC.com[/caption] Many of our social TV predictions for 2013... [Inside 3D Printing News]

With 'Betas', Amazon makes original programming splash - Posted December 30, 2013
When Amazon decided to make its foray into original programming it did so in a non-traditional, Amazon-like way. The company is known for its customer-centric ideology, and so in the spring, it r... [Inside 3D Printing News]

THIS JUST IN: 'Binge Viewing' Is Now a Thing - Posted December 18, 2013
Whelp, I told you it would be whenever we felt like it. And this topic just belongs underneath that banner rippling in the wind. At first, the genius minds that brought us Netflix kicked ... [FishbowlDC]

How Do You Define Social TV? - Posted December 6, 2013
"Twitter owns ... [AllFacebook]

Netflix Trying a Half-Binge Strategy for First Original Children's Series - Posted December 3, 2013
Netflix is straying from its full-release binge-watching strategy for its first original children's series, "Turbo FAST." The company announced today that it will... [Inside 3D Printing News]

New Fund Ready to Back Big Data Startups - Posted October 18, 2013
Alexandra Stevenson of The New York Times reports, "You may not admit that you want to watch 'The Real Housewives of New Jersey,' but Netflix knows you do. Using algorithms that use search data to predi... [semanticweb.com]

Mitch Lowe: 'The Business is Changing in Favor of Netflix' - Posted October 9, 2013
You may not have heard of Mitch Lowe, but you've almost certainly used one of his products. As the co-founder of Netflix and former president of Redbox, Lowe has been instrumental in revitalizing the movie rental industry. Lowe's first creation wa... [PRNewser]

Mitch Lowe: 'The Business is Changing in Favor of Netflix' - Posted October 9, 2013
You may not have heard of Mitch Lowe, but you've almost certainly used one of his products. As the co-founder of Netflix and former president of Redbox, Lowe has been instrumental in revitalizing the movie rental industry. Lowe's first creation wa... [Inside Mobile Apps]

American Express and TripAdvisor Want to Keep Your User Reviews Honest - Posted October 9, 2013
Oh yeah, she's a member. Online reviews are important. Online reviews are completely unreliable. Today is Wednesday. Here's one more undeniable fact: American Express ... [FishbowlDC]

How Netflix Changed the World One User Experience at a Time - Posted September 14, 2013
The public loves Netflix. We just do. But it wasn't always that way. Remember in 2011 when Netflix raised prices and then announced it had splintered its streaming video services and DVD mail service into a company called Quickster? Well, the public went crazy, and ran from the brand like the last... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix Adds Personalized Profiles For Each Viewer in the Household - Posted August 2, 2013
Do you like to watch foreign thrillers but you keep getting recommendations for sitcoms on your Netflix profile because that is what your spouse likes to watch? Netflix has finally solved this problem with a new feature called profiles. Netflix members can create a separ... [PRNewser]

Netflix Adds Personalized Profiles For Each Viewer in the Household - Posted August 2, 2013
Do you like to watch foreign thrillers but you keep getting recommendations for sitcoms on your Netflix profile because that is what your spouse likes to watch? Netflix has finally solved this problem with a new feature called profiles. Netflix members can create a separ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

This Year's Emmy Nominations Reflect The Incredible Changes Happening In Television - Posted July 18, 2013
Any chance we have to ooh and ahh at our favorite celebs and over our favorite entertainments is welcome, particularly as we recover from the cavalcade of distressing news we got this week. Enter the Emmy award nominations. ... [FishbowlDC]

Are the cable TV walls about to crumble? - Posted June 13, 2013
In recent days media has been consumed by one Edward Snowden who revealed a Skynet-type infrastructure called Prism that the government is runnin... [Inside 3D Printing News]

12% of Americans commit 'Netflix Adultery' [study] - Posted May 17, 2013
Netflix, the streaming giant that's about to release a new season of Arrested Development just launched a genius marketing and PR campaign that hilariously explains the binge-watching internet culture the... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Facebook Announces Global Rollout Of Sections On Timeline, Best Practices For App Developers - Posted May 14, 2013
Facebook announced Tuesday that the ... [AllFacebook]

New Yorkers Go Bananas for 'Arrested Development' Promo - Posted May 14, 2013
Clearly, the promoters of the soon-to-be-revived cult classic "Arrested Development" did not "make a huge mistake" when they organized yesterday's NYC giveaway of "Bluth's Bananas", a frozen treat featured on the show. Diehard fans waited as long as 30 minutes in lines that stretched nearl... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Head Of Product For Android Bubba Murarka Joins Draper Fisher Jurvetson - Posted May 9, 2013
The revolving door of engineers leaving Facebook continues to spin, as Silicon Valley ventu... [AllFacebook]

Social TV: Facebook Vs. Twitter Vs. Tumblr - Posted April 30, 2013
Facebook has a perception problem in ... [AllFacebook]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Ms. Editor Dies | HuffPost Live Goes Cable | AOL Music Axed - Posted April 29, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

Hollywood's Wary Embrace of Big Data - Posted April 25, 2013
In recent years the movie business has used social data to connect with audiences and stepped up its reliance on quantitative data to forecast box office revenues. However, if data represented a person, that individual may get a seat at L.A.'s trendiest restaurant, but would st... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix Already Using Facebook To Break Company News - Posted April 11, 2013
It didn't take long for Netflix to start informing investors through Facebook. Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission ruled that companies can keep investors abreast of news through Fac... [AllFacebook]

SEC Issues New Social Media Rules for CEOs - Posted April 3, 2013
Remember when the SEC threatened to put the smack down on Netflix CEO Reed Hastings for revealing in a Facebook p... [FishbowlDC]

Executives Rejoice: The SEC Recognizes Twitter For Public Disclosure - Posted April 2, 2013
How quickly things change. Three short months ago we were warning executives against disclosing company information via tweets because the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commi... [AllTwitter]

SEC Allows Companies To Announce News To Investors Through Facebook - Posted April 2, 2013
Soon, investors will be able to learn more about companies in the same space where they play Candy Crush Saga. The ... [AllFacebook]

Netflix Finally Proposes to Facebook - Posted March 13, 2013
After a long and sometimes troubled courtship, two of the biggest names in media finally agreed upon a domestic partnership: Netflix and Facebook will join forces to let all of your "friends" who also have streaming accounts know exactly what you've watched and you're watching at any given moment. We see this... [FishbowlDC]

PopSecret Woos the Netflix Crowd With Social Engagement App - Posted March 7, 2013
What does a brand do when its competitor has a lock on its biggest market? PopSecret decided to use social media to work its way around the problem. Almost every major movie theater around the country serves Orville Red... [FishbowlDC]

University of California, San Francisco Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann Elected To Facebook Board - Posted March 6, 2013
Granted, it's only one seat, but ... [AllFacebook]

Pope Benedict Resigns, Concedes Twitter Defeat to Justin Bieber - Posted February 11, 2013
We'd like to take a moment this Monday morning to weigh in on the story that's dominated everyone's news feed: Pope Benedict XVI, the man who showed the world that the old school still rules new media ... [FishbowlDC]

Out for Undergraduate Technology Conference To Be Held At Facebook HQ Feb. 2 And 3 - Posted January 31, 2013
Facebook headquarters in ... [AllFacebook]

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Discusses SEC Investigation Of Facebook Post On CNBC - Posted January 24, 2013
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings appeared on ... [AllFacebook]

Executives Beware: The S.E.C. Doesn't 'Get' Twitter - Posted January 18, 2013
Do the executives at your company know that if they tweet about recent (and especially, pending) company transactions on Twitter, they could be violating securities laws? Although we know that just 18% of... [AllTwitter]

Will the 'Social Sharing Bill' Keep Netflix On Top? - Posted January 3, 2013
2012 was a year of recovery for Netflix; the world's top streaming service lost a fair number of subscribers after the late-2011 Qwikster debacle and the pricing bump that came along with it. While Netflix made ... [FishbowlDC]

Senate Approves Act To Let Netflix Share U.S. Data With Facebook - Posted December 21, 2012
Not long after the U.S. House of Representatives approved changes to a bill that would let video rental services such as Netflix share viewer data (with their consent) to sit... [AllFacebook]

Netflix Gets Creative With Arrested Development Promos - Posted December 20, 2012
Like most of the armchair critics in the civilized world, we regard Fox's tragic Arrested Development as the second-best sitcom of all time. (Before you object, consider the fact that Seinfeld had nine seasons to develop--and ... [FishbowlDC]

U.S. House Passes Bill To Simplify Sharing Between Facebook, Netflix - Posted December 19, 2012
Because of a law passed in 1988, U.S. Facebook users have been unable to share their Netflix viewing data -- much like they do for Spotify or other applications that utiliz... [AllFacebook]

Netflix CEO Posts World's Priciest Facebook Update - Posted December 7, 2012
Reed Hastings, public persona and Netflix head honcho, took the opportunity to share some good news about his business with his 245,000... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Faces SEC Scrutiny Over Facebook Post - Posted December 7, 2012
A seemingly harmless congratulatory Facebook post mentioning that Netflix topped 1 billion hours of v... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: How Much Time Do You Spend On Facebook? - Posted November 28, 2012
For many people, Facebook is the first site they log into every morning and the last thing they check before going to bed. All of that time can really add up. Law firm Morrison Foerster, through its Socially Aware blog, found out that people spend ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Director of Engineering Mike Vernal Talks All Things Open Graph - Posted November 28, 2012
Facebook Director of Engineering Mike Vernal, who oversees the social network's ... [AllFacebook]

OK.com Helps Facebook Users Tap Friends, Family For Age-Appropriate Movie Recommendations - Posted October 25, 2012
Facebook users are more likely to trust their friends when it comes to movie recommendations... [AllFacebook]

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Remains On Facebook Board After Leaving Google's - Posted October 10, 2012
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings announced that he would leave the board of directors at ... [AllFacebook]

Jybe Takes Machine-Learning To Leisure And Entertainment Recommendations - Posted September 24, 2012
The recommendation problem is a machine-learning problem, says startup Jybe, and one that it aims to address with its iPhone app that now is in beta. Coming soon (though not immediately) to the iPhone 5, which will require some redesigning to maximize real estate, the mobile app supports earlier iPhones,... [AllTwitter]

Jybe Takes Machine-Learning To Leisure And Entertainment Recommendations - Posted September 24, 2012
The recommendation problem is a machine-learning problem, says startup Jybe, and one that it aims to address with its iPhone app that now is in beta. Coming soon (though not immediately) to the iPhone 5, which will require some redesigning to maximize real estate, the mobile app supports earlier iPhones,... [semanticweb.com]

Companies Turn Facebook Users Into Brand Advocates - Posted September 21, 2012
Brands put millions of dollars into spreading their messages over Facebook, but it turns out that it's the users who are the most powerful marke... [AllFacebook]

What Can Facebook's Open Graph Do? - Posted September 18, 2012
Facebook's open graph can be a powerful tool for brands, provided they know how to use it. As more and more companies look to gain a footho... [AllFacebook]

Netflix CEO And Microsoft Support Facebook Stock - Posted August 10, 2012
Not everyone is dumping Facebook stock like dirty laundry. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings ... [AllFacebook]

Seinfeld's New PR Strategy: Do Nothing! - Posted August 7, 2012
Well, not really. Despite the headaches and last-minute dramas that plague the PR industry, the best way to bring positive attention to yourself and your product is sometimes the simplest: Just do your thing and talk about it to anyone who will listen. Of ... [FishbowlDC]

Possibly Coming Soon To Facebook: Netflix - Posted July 31, 2012
Soon, Facebook users may be able to share information about what they've seen on Netflix.... [AllFacebook]

Meet Devon Franklin, Oprah's New BFF - Posted June 20, 2012
DeVon Franklin, VP of production for Columbia/Sony Pictures, had a very big weekend. On Saturday, he tied the knot wit... [FishbowlLA]

Yoke Brings Ontology Graph to Facebook Dating To Reveal Connections, And Make Them, Too - Posted March 27, 2012
A new matchmaking app from one of the founders of Adaptive Semantics hit Facebook yesterday. Adaptive Semantics, you may recall, developed the JuLiA semantic text-parsing technology that's now part of AOL's to... [AllTwitter]

Yoke Brings Ontology Graph to Facebook Dating To Reveal Connections, And Make Them, Too - Posted March 27, 2012
A new matchmaking app from one of the founders of Adaptive Semantics hit Facebook yesterday. Adaptive Semantics, you may recall, developed the JuLiA semantic text-parsing technology that's now part of AOL's to... [semanticweb.com]

Facebook's Timeline Launches - Posted December 15, 2011
Facebook today posted that users now officially can upgrade their profiles to its Facebook Timeline by heading here. Timeline, as Mark Zuckerberg described in September, is ... [semanticweb.com]

New Arrested Development Coming to Netflix - Posted November 19, 2011
The highly anticipated fourth season of Arrested Development will debut in the first half of 2013 exclusively on Netflix, the subscription service announced... [10,000 Words]

What Have You Liked Today -- And What Are You Going To Do About It? - Posted November 7, 2011
So, how many things have you liked today? Chances are that somewhere in the last 24 hours you've given a thumbs-up to a news article you came across on a friend's Facebook post, a movie on Netflix, or a beer garden on Foursquare. An application in beta from Cascaad, dubbed CircleMe, hopes... [AllTwitter]

Netflix's Reed Hastings: All Right, We Get It! - Posted October 25, 2011
[caption id="attachment_29204" align="alignleft" width="270" caption="Photo: JD Lasica/Socialmedia.biz"][/caption] Netflix took a beating yesterday like Rocky Balboa versus Apollo Creed. The company lost 800,00... [FishbowlDC]

The Long-Term Damage to the Netflix Brand - Posted October 13, 2011
When Netflix announced earlier this week that it would be putting the kibosh on Qwikster before it even launched, the entertainment company's customers (those that haven't already taken their movie-watching business else... [FishbowlDC]

BofA Customers May Start Taking Their Business Elsewhere - Posted October 10, 2011
Speaking of people who are angry at financial organizations, it looks like people don't like all these bank fees that are cropping up, like Bank of America's $5 debit card use fee. Shocker. ... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix Finally Does Something Right - Posted October 10, 2011
Responding to widespread anger about spinning off its DVD business, Netflix has dumped Qwikster before it was even out of the gate. Based on the news, The New York Times says Netflix's stock pr... [FishbowlDC]

Movie Services Try to Capitalize on Netflix Anger - Posted September 27, 2011
Dish, through its partnership with Blockbuster, has introduced one service that will include streaming and DVD options, with the added bonus of being able to go to a Blockbuster store if you l... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook + Spotify = Goodbye iTunes? - Posted September 23, 2011
[caption id="attachment_27650" align="alignleft" width="180" caption="Photo: Facebook"][/caption] Oversharing on the Internet went in to overdrive today, after Mark Zuckerberg and Co. at ... [FishbowlDC]

Customers Don't Like Paying More for Netflix - Posted July 13, 2011
Netflix customers are on the Internet raising hell because prices are jumping (60 percent, by The New York Times' calculations) starting September 1. According to VP of marketing, J... [FishbowlDC]

Columbia Pictures VP Devon Franklin Talks Netflix, Social Media - Posted May 25, 2011
It's no secret that the competition for eyeballs is intense these days. Seriously, I don't remember the last time I watched TV without somehow drifting to Facebook or Twitter, replying to an email, playing a new game, downloading an app, etc. And, with film prices shooting upwards of $12 here in... [FishbowlLA]

Useful Twitter Account of the Week: @queuenoodle - Posted April 12, 2011
Welcome to the first installment of Useful Twitter Account of the Week. Each week, we'll highlight one Twitter account that offers you a useful service - whether for business, for productivity, or just for fun. If you have a favorite (and useful!) Twitter account you'd like to share, send us... [AllTwitter]

Exploring the Semantics of Yahoo Search Direct - Posted April 11, 2011
A couple of weeks ago Yahoo debuted a beta version of its Search Direct technology, which was seen as a competitor to Google Instant in that it shows search options as users begin typing in a query. There were also questions raised among those in the industry about h... [semanticweb.com]

Netflix Comes To Remote Controls - Posted January 4, 2011
Netflix wants to make it easier to stream movies. This spring, the company will be introducing a button on remote controls that connects directly to its video streaming service. ... [PRNewser]

Netflix Comes To Remote Controls - Posted January 4, 2011
Netflix wants to make it easier to stream movies. This spring, the company will be introducing a button on remote controls that connects directly to its video streaming service. ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

First Update to Google TV Begins Rolling Out - Posted December 15, 2010
Google TV released its first software update, which added an app for Netflix; added a dual-view feature that allows users to watch a show and surf the Web at the same time; added support for the Google TV Remote app in Android Market; included a movie results page; and fixed some... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Fortune 2010 Business Person of the Year: Netflix CEO Reed Hastings - Posted November 18, 2010
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is a cover boy -- specifically, the cover of ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Top 10 Horror Movies Based On Literature - Posted October 29, 2010
Halloween is this weekend, and it's a great time to catch up on horror movies. If you are looking for something a little more literary than SAW 3D, we recommend using Netflix's "Watch Instantly" section to give yourself chills and thrills. Here are our ten favorite Horr... [PRNewser]

Top 10 Horror Movies Based On Literature - Posted October 29, 2010
Halloween is this weekend, and it's a great time to catch up on horror movies. If you are looking for something a little more literary than SAW 3D, we recommend using Netflix's "Watch Instantly" section to give yourself chills and thrills. Here are our ten favorite Horr... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Info About Google TV Available - Posted October 6, 2010
More detail about Google TV's offerings is now available, with standard services like content from Netflix and Amazon, ... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix, NBC Universal Expand Streaming Pact - Posted September 24, 2010
Netflix and NBC Universal expanded their multiyear licensing agreement, giving Netflix users who pay $8.99 and up for membership plans access t... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Crowd at Netflix Canadian Launch Event Were Actors - Posted September 23, 2010
To celebrate its launch in Canada, Netflix closed off a Toronto street yesterday, drawing a crowd of enthusiastic onlookers. Or at least that's how it appeared. Actually, the gathered crowd were a group of extras who had been given instruction sheets and roles to play, ... [FishbowlDC]

Blockbuster Says 'Bring It On' To Netflix And Apple - Posted November 26, 2008
Blockbuster, which always seems poised to dive into bankruptcy, is taking arms against a sea of video troubles with Netflix, Amazon... [FishbowlLA]

Former Variety Exec Lands Hollywood Reporter Gig - Posted June 25, 2007
The Hollywood Reporter picked Rose Einstein for its newly created role of Vice President, Associate Publisher. The move caps a 25-year publishing career for Einstein that began as a Senior Account Executive for Variety. Here's the press release: Los Angeles, CA -- June 25, 2007 -- The Hollywood Reporter announced today that industry... [FishbowlLA]

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