Saturday, 1st October 2022


25 Apr 2019
In a win for Netflix , Amazon and other internet streaming services, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted not to change its rules for winning an Oscar, Hollywood's top prize.
20 Apr 2019
Jon Klein, chief president at Vilynx and former president at CNN U.S., discusses Disney+ and its possible impact on Netflix.
18 Apr 2019
Dan Morgan, senior portfolio manager at Synovus Trust and Paul Richards, president at Medley Global Advisors, discusses the outlook for Netflix.
13 Apr 2019
The battle for video supremacy is underway with Disney+ aiming to undercut Netflix. This comes just before the mega-cap companies’ earnings due next week. But how are markets pricing the rivalry?
9 Apr 2019
BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield and Bloomberg’s Paul Sweeney preview Walt Disney Co.'s launch of the Disney+ streaming service in late 2019.
30 Mar 2019
iQiyi, China's top Netflix-style streaming service, is angling to launch a new short video app by the end of 2020 to compete for a piece of the latest fad in the world's largest consumer market. CEO Yu Gong detailed his plans in an exclusive interview with Bloomberg's Lulu Chen.
3 Jan 2019
American comedian Hasan Minhaj mocks and criticizes Saudi Arabia in an episode of his comedy show Patriot Act. Netflix has been rebuked for taking it down to comply with a request by the Saudi government.
11 Oct 2018
Netflix is now the main attraction on the internet, accounting for 58% of all downstream content consumed online. According to a new Global Internet Phenomena Report, Netflix now records 15% of all internet traffic.
18 Jul 2018
Michael Pachter, analyst at Wedbush Securities, discusses second-quarter results from Netflix as he sees new competition coming from Walt Disney Co.
13 Jul 2018
Joey Levin, IAC chief executive officer, comments on the AT&T-Time Warner deal and the future of the media industry with Bloomberg's Ed Hammond at the Allen & Co. Sun Valley summit.
23 Jun 2018
Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk shares insights into the global internet and entertainment group’s plans to take on Netflix and other on-demand services.
13 Apr 2018
Netflix pulls out of the Cannes Film Festival after it's banned from winning any awards. All movies in competition need to have been screened in cinemas in France.


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Comedian Trevor Noah, host of "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central, on Thursday said he was going to leave the program after hosting it for seven years, indicating he wanted to dedicate more time to stand-up comedy.
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Brocéliande is the largest forest in the western French region of Brittany. Although it covers more than 11,000 hectares, it's best known for being home to the legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. With its landscape of moors and deep valleys, the forest is more than a place for rambling.
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Nigeria is celebrating 62 years of independence from British colonial rule. In the 62 years since, it has had a mix of civilian and military leaders—14 individuals with different titles, political ideologies, and philosophies.
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As European leaders were warning of sabotage to the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines, Poland and Norway inaugurated a new conduit that will reduce dependence on Russian gas. The move underscores the urgency of EU economies' search for new energy sources.
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The US president is planning to visit Florida after it was hit by what is feared to have been one of the deadliest hurricanes in the state's history. New warnings have been issued as the storm moves north.
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A video circulating on Twitter erroneously suggests that US military bomber jets were seen flying over eastern Germany earlier this week, feeding Russian allegations of US "sabotage" of the Nord Stream pipelines. We tell you more in this edition of Truth or Fake.