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Mark Cuban Weighs in on UltraViolet

Mark Cuban has become a serious voice in media as a mogul who not only owns the Dallas Mavericks, but leads the media industry in innovative technological solutions with HDNet.com, Magnolia Pictures, Landmark Theaters and Flingo (which is a service … Continue reading

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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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Netflix Presents Qwikster: Shot Themselves in the Foot, Again?

“I messed up. I owe everyone an explanation.” Netflix CEO Reed Hastings began his latest blog post, “An Explanation and Some Reflections,” apologizing for his lack of communication to the public during the price hike; however, he then continues to introduce … Continue reading

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Starz and Netflix End Negotiations for Streaming Deal

HackingNetflix.com’s ongoing poll suggests that Netflix’s price increase, which took effect yesterday, will not yield the apocalyptic exodus that people on social media sites predicted; however, how will news that Starz announced that they are ending negotiations with Netflix over … Continue reading

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