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Welcome To YouTube Video Pokes Fun At The Entire Service Welcome To YouTube Video Pokes Fun At The Entire Service
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YouTube has become a ubiquitous service that many take for granted, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t still ripe to be made fun of. While the novelty may no longer be attached to the video hosting service, it’s widespread use …

When And Where You Watch Something On Netflix May Soon Play A Role In What You Watch When And Where You Watch Something On Netflix May Soon Play A Role In What You Watch

If you use Netflix regularly to stream movies and shows, then there’s a really good chance that its recommendations play a pretty big part in your viewing habits. This will likely be even more the case from now on, now …

Amazon Gets Emmy Nod For Instant Video Technology Amazon Gets Emmy Nod For Instant Video Technology

Netflix got a lot of attention when three of its original shows earned a total of fourteen Emmy nominations, but it turns out that its competitor in online video is also getting some Emmy recognition. No, Amazon isn’t up for …

Why Netflix User Profiles Aren’t Yet Available For Android Why Netflix User Profiles Aren’t Yet Available For Android

As previously reported, Netflix has finally announced the launch of user profiles. The feature appears to be launching in every market that Netflix currently operates in, and is rolling out over the next few days for the website, iPad, iPhone, …

Netflix User Profiles Officially Launched Netflix User Profiles Officially Launched
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After testing the feature for months (at least), Netflix has now officially announced the launch of user profiles. You can now create profiles for up to five people. You can customize profiles with various available icons, or connect it to …

Directors Guild Welcomes Internet Productions (Like Netflix Shows) To Awards Eligibility Directors Guild Welcomes Internet Productions (Like Netflix Shows) To Awards Eligibility

The Directors Guild of America announced this week that made-for-Internet shows are now eligible for the DGA Awards. Perhaps the fact that Netflix originals have been nominated for fourteen Emmys served as a wake-up call. The DGA said in its …

As School Draws Near, Netflix Starts Marketing To Kids As School Draws Near, Netflix Starts Marketing To Kids

While most of the attention Netflix has been getting lately is related to its original shows like House of Cards and Orange is the New Black, which are very adult-themed, the company has been placing a great deal of emphasis …

Netflix User Profiles Spotted On Apple TV Netflix User Profiles Spotted On Apple TV

Netflix users will soon have access to separate profiles for different members of their household. At E3 in June, Netflix demoed the feature (though it said the finished product could look a little different). Now, some subscribers are starting to …

Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix Streaming Over The Next Week (Hint: It Includes Titanic) Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix Streaming Over The Next Week (Hint: It Includes Titanic)

Netflix is a revolving door of movie and television content, particularly on the streaming side of things. Though titles often disappear from availability, new ones are also frequently added. Sometimes these come in the form of Netflix original shows or …

Here’s What’s New To Netflix Streaming This Week [US] Here’s What’s New To Netflix Streaming This Week [US]
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Netflix is a revolving door of movie and television content, particularly on the streaming side of things. Though titles often disappear from availability, new ones are also frequently added. Sometimes these come in the form of Netflix original shows or …

YouTube Launches First Major Update To PS3 App YouTube Launches First Major Update To PS3 App

YouTube has launched an update for its PS3 app bringing the “send to TV” feature that pairs the console with a phone or tablet. The update also adds smoother video playback and less buffer through adaptive bitrate streaming. It’s the …

Netflix Extends PBS Deal, Gets A Couple Exclusives Netflix Extends PBS Deal, Gets A Couple Exclusives

Netflix just announced an expanded multi-year agreement with PBS Distribution, which the company says will make a “wide variety of great PBS programming” available to Netflix members in the U.S. and Canada. This comes just after a bunch of PBS …

Netflix Lands Exclusive Deal To Stream ‘New Girl’ Netflix Lands Exclusive Deal To Stream ‘New Girl’

Netflix announced today that it has signed an exclusive multi-year streaming deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television to stream the Fox comedy New Girl, starring Zooey Deschanel. The first season of the show hits Netflix today, and Netflix will get …

John Hodgman’s Netflix-Exclusive ‘RAGNAROK’ Now Available

Netflix just released its latest exclusive content with the instant availability of the new John Hodgman stand-up special RAGNAROK. Here’s the trailer Netflix released earlier this month: If you’re unfamiliar with the name John Hodgman, you may recognize him from …

Is Netflix About To Get Rid Of A Bunch Of PBS Content? Is Netflix About To Get Rid Of A Bunch Of PBS Content?
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Update: After speaking with a source at Netflix, I can confirm that Netflix is not losing PBS content in the sense that you will no longer see PBS content on Netflix. You will continue to see some titles. The source …

Netflix Will Be Available In The Netherlands This Year Netflix Will Be Available In The Netherlands This Year

Netflix announced on Wednesday that it will launch in the Netherlands in late 2013. This will mark the 41st country where the service is available. It’s hard to say just what all content will be available, but Netflix does say, …

Netflix Is Getting Some New Features In Canada Netflix Is Getting Some New Features In Canada

Last week at E3, Netflix was showing off upcoming user profiles. Yahoo News spoke with a company exec, who demoed the feature, and indicated it would be available by the end of August in the U.S. A few days later, …

Netflix Will Reportedly Launch User Profiles This Summer Netflix Will Reportedly Launch User Profiles This Summer

Netflix is about to get user profiles so you and the rest of your family can have separate experiences with the service, with separate recommendations. Netflix is reportedly showing off the feature at E3, but it’s still in testing. The …

Redbox Instant Will Soon Be On Roku Redbox Instant Will Soon Be On Roku
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Roku announced on Thursday that it will soon be getting Redbox Instant. Roku announced writes in a blog post: We’re always working to bring Roku customers the best range and quality in streaming entertainment, and today we’re excited to announce …

YouTube Now Lets You Make Slow Motion Videos YouTube Now Lets You Make Slow Motion Videos

Google announced that YouTube users can now create slow motion (or “slomo”) videos. If you go to the Enhancement tool or the YouTube Editor, you can apply it to one of your existing videos. “You’ll get a smooth, slomo video …

YouTube Celebrates 8 Years, Has A Billion Monthly Users YouTube Celebrates 8 Years, Has A Billion Monthly Users

YouTube has now been around for eight years, having launched in May of 2005. Google acquired it the following year. The company put up a blog post celebrating the landmark, thanking users, and sharing a few stats. The YouTube Team …