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Netflix To Give DVD Service A Little Rebranding

Netflix just released its earnings report for Q4, and DVDs are still contributing what the company considers “roughly stable” profit at $110 million for the quarter. The company’s DVD business is the foundation on which the company is based, but is rarely discussed these days as the streaming side of things has taken over. Netflix still has 6.9 million DVD …

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Netflix CEO Gets Big Raise in 2011

Netflix, who has seen some rocky patches in the last long while, just reported that CEO Reed Hastings got a 68% raise in stock options last year, regardless of the fact that the company lost 62.5% of its value last year. Hastings brought in $8.8 million in stock potions, on top of his regular salary, for a total of $9.3 …

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Netflix Now Offering DVD-Only Plan

Netflix is now offering a DVD-only subscription plan, starting at $7.99 per month. Santosh Hegde, Director of DVD Engineering at Netflix, states that beginning today, subscribers can have access to roughly 100,000 DVD and Blu-Ray titles directly, separate from a streaming content subscription. Netflix is also offering a free monthlong trial to eligible subscribers. Netflix had been in the news …

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