Netflix brings back ads with new, cheaper membership option – CBC News: The National

Netflix brings back ads with new, cheaper membership option – CBC News: The National

Netflix brings back ads with new, cheaper membership option  CBC News: The National Netflix subscribers in Canada can now get a break on the price — if they don’t mind watching ads  CBC News Cable 2.0: Netflix and other streamers bring back ads after disrupting TV landscape  BNN Bloomberg A guide to free, ad-supported streaming services in Canada  Toronto … Read more

Taylor Swift’s ‘Midnights’ Breaks Album Sales Records in First Week

Taylor Swift’s ‘Midnights’ Breaks Album Sales Records in First Week

Taylor Swift’s newest album marked her biggest debut yet, a feat in the streaming era as fans listened online and purchased a record amount of vinyl. “Midnights” sold 1.58 million copies across formats, according to Luminate Data, formerly Nielsen Music, delivering it to the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart with the biggest sales week of … Read more

Inside the Chess Cheating Scandal: ‘It Was a Ticking Time Bomb’

Inside the Chess Cheating Scandal: ‘It Was a Ticking Time Bomb’

A month before Magnus Carlsen and 19-year-old American grandmaster Hans Moke Niemann found themselves battling each other at the center of a high-profile chess cheating scandal, they were two guys pushing pawns on the beach in Miami. Hanging around for a tournament promotion, they played on a board in the sand, watched by only a … Read more

The Great Netflix Debate: Do Its Movies Belong in Theaters?

The Great Netflix Debate: Do Its Movies Belong in Theaters?

Inside Netflix Inc.’s NFLX 13.09% movie studio, top executives lobbied Ted Sarandos, the company’s co-chief executive, for much of this year to experiment with releasing more Netflix original movies broadly in theaters. They outlined their case in a memo shared in June on the company network. Some argued that Netflix is leaving hundreds of millions … Read more

Netflix will crack down on password sharing next year — here’s how it will work

Netflix will crack down on password sharing next year — here’s how it will work

Netflix Inc. executives on Tuesday detailed their plans to crack down on users sharing their accounts on the streaming service, which is expected to arrive early next year. In a letter to shareholders in conjunction with their third-quarter earnings report, Netflix NFLX, -1.73% executives said that they would offer those currently using other people’s accounts … Read more

Netflix snaps streak of subscriber declines and beats on earnings, stock jumps 15%

Netflix snaps streak of subscriber declines and beats on earnings, stock jumps 15%

Netflix Inc. added more than 2 million subscribers in the third quarter after stumbling into 2022 with two consecutive quarterly declines, a rebound that sent shares more than 15% higher in after-hours trading Tuesday. Netflix  NFLX, -1.73% reported a net gain of 2.41 million subscribers in the third quarter, while analysts on average were forecasting … Read more

Netflix Seeks Ways to Get Subscribers to Return After Visits Decline

Netflix Seeks Ways to Get Subscribers to Return After Visits Decline

Netflix Inc. NFLX 0.02% earlier this year saw a worrying signal in its data: Users were coming to the streaming service less often, people familiar with the matter said. The company, which tracks how many days over a four-week period its members watch content on the service, was concerned that the decline in visits would … Read more

Netflix and Tesla stocks are not having a good year, but here comes a chance to turn it around

Netflix and Tesla stocks are not having a good year, but here comes a chance to turn it around

Two stocks that have defined Wall Street’s boom in the past decade — streaming giant Netflix Inc. and electric-vehicle maker Tesla Inc. — will hope to turn around some poor recent trajectories as earnings season kicks into a new gear this week. After swelling prices and results from JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPM, +3.49% and … Read more

Tesla, Netflix Set to Report Earnings as Recession Talk Mounts

Tesla, Netflix Set to Report Earnings as Recession Talk Mounts

About 66 companies in the S&P 500 are scheduled to report earnings in the coming week, according to FactSet. Eight members of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, including American Express Co. and Verizon Communications Inc., are on tap to report. The latest earnings round comes as investors weigh a number of recent economic indicators, from … Read more