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Netflix Loses 810K Subscribers, Precipitating Stock Decline

While nobody thought Netflix’s release of its Q3 financial results was going to be great, it was worse than predicted. The company announced that it lost a net 810,000 domestic subscribers and will be in the red by 2012, which … Continue reading

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Blockbuster Gains Half-a-Million Subscribers: Is the DVD Rental Giant Back?

After Netflix’s second big gaff, Dish Network unveiled its new Blockbuster Movie Pass service, which offers DVD rentals and video streaming for $10; however, did they really capitalize on this opportunity? Yes and no. We’ll start with the no. While … Continue reading

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The Death and Afterlife of a DVD Rental Giant, Blockbuster

Since 2009, NCR Corp. has rolled out about 9,000 Blockbuster Express DVD rental kiosks around the country. While this is only a fraction of Redbox’s 30,000 rental kiosks, Blockbuster Express has made significant headway positioning itself as a competitor to … Continue reading

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