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Netflix stops working on older tellies
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Monday, 02 December 2019 10:41

Netflix stops working on older tellies


You might need to buy a new one

Netflix is about to stop working on older Samsung or Vizio smart TVs or Roku streaming players.

Italians investigate Netflix for tax evasion
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Thursday, 03 October 2019 12:08

Italians investigate Netflix for tax evasion


You work here you pay tax

Italian prosecutors have opened an investigation into alleged tax evasion targeting US streaming service Netflix, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Netflix has shedloads of profits but predicts a weaker future
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Tame Apple Press says it is competition from Disney and another Mickey Mouse outfit

Netflix gave a weaker forecast just as Walt Disney and Apple prepare to escalate Hollywood’s streaming video wars.

Nexflix tells Apple to go forth and multiply
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Apple TV is not for us

The fruity cargo cult Apple's attempt to get into the television business has been delivered a slap over the nose with a rolled up newspaper by Netflix.

British broadcasters team up to create NetFlix rival
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Birth of BritBox

British broadcaster ITV is teaming up with publicly-funded rival the BBC to create “BritBox”, a UK rival to subscription streaming service Netflix.

Netflix backs out of Apple tax
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Monday, 31 December 2018 12:03

Netflix backs out of Apple tax


Another Apple revenue stream bites the dust

Netflix is further distancing itself from Apple's 15 percent iTunes tax bracket.

Facebook gave data to Microsoft, Amazon, Spotify, Netflix, and the Royal Bank of Canada
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Considered them exempt from privacy rules

Facebook documents, found by the New York Times, show that the social network considered Microsoft, Spotify, Netflix, and the Royal Bank of Canada business partners and effectively exempted them from its privacy rules.

Cable companies have themselves to blame for cord cutting
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Too expensive

For a while now, cable companies have been suffering from the rise of streaming internet entertainment from the likes of Netflix, but it turns out that they have only themselves to blame, according to a new report.

Apple wants to buy entertainment content
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Thursday, 17 August 2017 12:12

Apple wants to buy entertainment content


Can’t make its own

The Fruity Tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple has shown up in Hollywood with its huge cheque book with the aim of buying some shows that people want to watch – rather than what brainwashed Apple execs want to watch.

Disney walks away from Netflix
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Wednesday, 09 August 2017 06:00

Disney walks away from Netflix


Starts its own mickey mouse outfit 

Disney announced today that it will end its distribution deal with Netflix and launch its own streaming service in 2019.