Posts Tagged: Netflix

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, June 27, 2013


SFX Files for $175 Million IPO Apple iTunes Radio’s Licensing Agreements With Indie Labels Emerge Amazon launches AutoRip service in the UK Kanye West Debuts at No. 1 – Digital Track Sales Volume Up 5% ShareMyPlaylist Rebrands As Playlists.net, Launches New Spotify App Twitter is testing ways to replay live events, but can it separate… Read more »

Latest Netflix Strategy Improves Future for Hulu, Prime, Others


Two years ago, the online video streaming services competed for volume of titles and over the same potential users. The dinner table discussion over “Netflix vs. Hulu vs. Amazon” focused on which service offered the most shows and best movies for the price point. This year, the conversation has changed as Netflix has publicly shifted… Read more »

15 Events We Would Never Have Anticipated in 1997


When Richard Gottehrer and Scott Cohen first founded The Orchard back in 1997, they did it because they could see the potential of digital way before its prime — before iTunes, YouTube and Facebook had even launched. In 15 years, the industry has certainly come a long way, and while we pride ourselves in continually… Read more »

Netflix and HBO Duke It Out for Scandinavia


Continuing their world conquest for domination of screens everywhere, Netflix recently announced expansion into 4 Nordic countries: Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland. Not to be outdone, HBO, a unit of Time Warner Inc, said the following day that they too will be launching a video distribution venture — alongside Parsifal International — dubbed HBO Nordic. Nordic consumers already have access… Read more »

The Most Valuable Thing You Don’t Know About YouTube’s Business Model


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What if I said that the better you understand the mechanism behind YouTube’s business model, the higher your streaming rate will be on YouTube? Yes, that means reading this article could improve your YouTube rates — maybe even double or triple them. Get ready for a major change in the way your content is valued…. Read more »