Netflix subs to keep $7.99 rate for one year

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Current Netflix subscribers who pay $7.99 per month will get to keep that rate for at least the next year, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said in an interview yesterday. However, new subscribers will pay whatever the…

Netflix streaming ‘House of Cards’ in 4k HEVC/H.265

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Netflix promised us they would deliver streaming 4k content, and apparently the first TV series to offer the high resolution for Ultra HD TVs is their original series “House of Cards.” Multichannel cited a report from the…

Netflix Original Series ‘Grace and Frankie’ announced

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Netflix has announced a new original series titled “Grace and Frankie” starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin will premiere next next year. The first season of the comedy series will consist of 13 half-hour episodes shot in…

Netflix adds 6 seasons of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’

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Want to indulge in a good two days’ worth of animation from Lucasfilm? Netflix has added all six seasons of Star Wars: The Clone Wars to their streaming TV show library, giving subscribers unlimited access to…

After deal announced, Netflix streamed faster on Comcast in February

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But there’s still a long way to go.

Netflix Original ‘From Dusk Till Dawn’ to premiere on El Rey Network

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Broadcast followed by episodes released weekly in Canada, the U.K. and European, and Latin America markets. The Netflix Original Series From Dusk Till Dawn will premiere on the El Rey Network next Tuesday, March 11 at…

Netflix pretends to use drones for disc drops

A little zing at Amazon’s real or not real plans?

Netflix agrees to pay Comcast for smooth streaming service

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We’re not gonna say it was due to this bit of complaining we did 10 days ago, but Netflix and Comcast have reached a deal that will reportedly ensure TV shows and movies are streamed smoothly…

Hey Comcast, before that merger, can you do something about your hideous Netflix service?

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It’s just bad news all around.

Netflix gets exclusive rights to ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ final season

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If you want to see the last season of the animated series The Clone Wars you had better get a Netflix subscription. In an announcement made this morning Netflix has made a deal with Disney/ABC Television Group and Lucasfilm…

Now on Netflix: ‘Bates Motel’, ‘Airplane’, ‘The Naked Gun’, ‘MASH’

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Despite the approaching holiday, there’s lots of stuff for dad.

Google invites all developers to Chromecast party

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The future gets bigger for the little $35 dongle.

5 ways to stick it to the Super Bowl

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Defy the odds (and the peer pressure) and take one of these alternate routes this Sunday.

Netflix plans larger expansion into Europe

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2014 may be the year Netflix makes a large push in Europe, including the countries of France, Germany and Belgium, The Hollywood Reporter wrote this morning. Although there hasn’t been an official announcement, sources say Netflix…

Oscar-nominated Netflix documentary ‘The Square’ now streaming

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If you want to find out what all the buzz is about, Netflix-acquired film The Square is now available to stream from their Watch Instantly library. And, it may be more than coincidence that the film…

Ease trumping quality: Digital movie sales soared in 2013

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2013 was the year people really started buying (and kept pirating) digital movies.

Netflix announces ‘Lilyhammer’ Season 3

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Netflix has announced the original series Lilyhammer will return for a third season in 2014. The drama, set in Lillehammer, Norway, stars Steven Van Zandt (The Sopranos, E Street Band) as Frank “The Fixer” Tagliano, a mobster who enters…

Netflix ‘House of Cards’ Season 2 Official Trailer released

Netflix has released an official trailer for House of Cards Season 2 premiering on Feb. 14, 2013. The series stars Kevin Spacey as Francis Underwood, Michael Kelley as Doug Stamper, and Robin Wright as Claire Underwood. The Netflix…

‘Murder, She Wrote’ comes back from the dead on Netflix

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Cabot Cove is streaming once again!

Even Cheaper Netflix Streaming Plan Costs $6.99 Per Month

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Want to save a whole buck a month on an even cheaper Netflix streaming plan? Netflix appears to be a testing a $6.99 per month video plan that’ll only let you stream on one device at…