After Math: Quibi keeping it short in every sense of the word

  • October 25, 2020
After a deluge of nonstop news for the past few months, we finally hit a bit of a lull last week with only a handful of crises happening each day. Like Quibi. After being valued at something like $1.75 billion even a few weeks ago, the short form str…

Netflix predicts it will hit 200 million subscribers this year

  • October 20, 2020
Netflix has just released the results for its most recent quarter (PDF), revealing that it slightly missed its own projections, adding 2.2 million customers worldwide over the last three months instead of the 2.5 million it predicted. The company war…

Netflix plans to boost subscriptions with 48-hour StreamFest

  • October 20, 2020
Netflix is planning StreamFest, a two-day event beginning December 4th that makes the streaming service free for those who haven’t subscribed. The event was outed in the code of the Netflix Android app, and the company confirmed the news to Protocol….

Netflix will only stream in 4K to Macs that have a T2 security chip

  • October 1, 2020
When Apple releases macOS Big Sur later this year, Mac users will finally have the chance to start streaming Netflix in 4K HDR on their computer. But you’ll need more than a 4K-capable display to do so. In a support document spotted by Apple Terminal…

TikTok Trump lip-syncer Sarah Cooper gets a Netflix special

  • August 12, 2020
For its latest big get, Netflix has snagged Sarah Cooper, the comedian who has perfected mocking President Donald Trump using his own words (via Variety). The company will start streaming Sarah Cooper: Everything’s Fine this fall. Netflix says the sp…