17 Jul 2020
NewsBytes Briefing: FBI probes Twitter hack; Netflix gets new CEO
In the last few hours, several developments have been reported from the world of technology.
22 Apr 2020
Amid the pandemic, Netflix adds 16 million new subscribers
Even as the coronavirus crisis continues to wreak havoc and most businesses remain halted around the world, there is one service that is literally striving — online video streaming.
17 Apr 2019
Soon, Netflix will offer 'top 10' lists of movies, shows
In a bid to take on growing competition, Netflix is working on a new feature - top 10 lists.
20 Jan 2019
Guess how much Netflix is spending on content in 2019
Netflix is one of the premiere streaming platforms in the world and they continue drawing public attention by adding new and exciting content regularly.
29 Dec 2018
Here's what Netflix executives will earn in 2019. It's huge!
American streaming giant Netflix had quite an eventful year.
18 Aug 2018
Parent-group criticizes Netflix for showing 9-year-old girl masturbating in movie
Streaming giant Netflix has irked a parent group for allegedly showing a nine-year-old girl masturbating in its feature movie 'Desire'.
24 Jun 2018
Netflix sacks communications head over the use of N-word
On-demand video streaming platform Netflix has fired its head of communications over his use of the 'N-word'.
23 Jan 2018
Netflix valuation touches $100 billion for the first time
Video streaming pioneer Netflix's market capitalization has crossed over $100bn, thanks to its spectacular quarterly results for Q4 2017 that helped push the company's valuation up.
15 Aug 2017
Shonda Rhimes leaves ABC to join Netflix
Netflix announced that it had signed on the most illustrious creator working in television- Shonda Rhimes.
18 Jul 2017
Netflix now has 104mn subscribers, profits grow to $65.6mn
Netflix now has 104mn subscribers, the company said, an announcement that pushed up shares by over 10%. Most of the 5.2mn new subscribers this quarter are from overseas.
19 Apr 2017
Addiction to internet and social media on the rise
Technology has opened the doors to a whole new range of addictions, the most noteworthy being addiction to internet, or specifically, social media.
30 Jan 2017
Donald Trump's decision to ban refugees and immigrants
On Friday, Donald Trump signed an executive order which suspended the intake of refugees from Syria for 120 days, and blocked immigration from Syria, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Yemen, Sudan and Somalia for 90 days.