Cutting the cord could get costlier with CBS and Viacom Latest media marriage could follow past history: removing popular shows and asking you to pay more to see them, a la Friends and Netflix
USATODAY.com - Published on August 17, 2019
Palm's $5 smartphone plan: A cellphone bill cheaper than a Netflix subscription US Mobile has partnered with the cellphone maker Palm to create a cheap smartphone plan starting at just $5 per month. Unlimited plans start at $20.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 16, 2019
Viacom and CBS announce nearly $30 billion merger CBS is buying Viacom in a deal executives hope will help them save money and compete with larger rivals like Disney and Netflix. CBS News - Published on August 13, 2019
Staring down seagulls may keep them away from your food Scientists may have found a way to prevent seagulls from stealing your food: stare them down. A study by researchers in Great Britain tested dozens of gulls in southwestern England, and the birds took.. CBS News - Published on August 9, 2019 Geena Davis recalls director who made her sit on his lap: 'I didn't know you could say no' Geena Davis chats new role in Season 3 of Netflix wrestling dramedy 'GLOW,' out Friday, and her gender equality documentary "This Changes Everything."
USATODAY.com - Published on August 9, 2019
"Game of Thrones" creators coming to Netflix Streaming platform reportedly beat Amazon, Apple and Disney in inking a $200 million deal with the HBO hitmakers CBS News - Published on August 8, 2019
4 Secret Netflix hacks and 1 bonus tip you’ll wish you knew sooner There are ways to liven up your Netflix experience. Kim Komando offers tips to search, view, and organize Netflix offerings.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 8, 2019
Disney enters streaming wars with $13 monthly bundle of Disney, Hulu and ESPN offerings The bundled streaming service is on par or less than some competing plans, such as Netflix's premium $15.99 service CBS News - Published on August 7, 2019 "The Great Hack": new Netflix documentary examines Cambridge Analytica scandal "The Great Hack" is a new documentary on Netflix. The film specifically sheds new light on the Cambridge Analytica/Facebook data scandal. Carole Cadwalladr broke that story for The Guardian and The.. CBS News - Published on August 7, 2019
"Sunday Morning" Full Episode 8/4 This week "Sunday Morning" hosted by Jane Pauley features Dr. Jon LaPook's cover story on efforts by doctors to confront gun violence. Plus: Special reports marking the 50th anniversary of the.. CBS News - Published on August 4, 2019
Angela Bassett on "Otherhood" Actress Angela Bassett, who has played roles that are fierce, sultry and iconic, had an upbringing molded by two strong women. She talks with correspondent Michelle Miller about how her mother and her.. CBS News - Published on August 4, 2019
Netflix didn't release mom movie 'Otherhood' with Felicity Huffman amid scandal — until now Felicity Huffman plays an empty-nester mom in Netflix's "Otherhood." But where does Huffman legally stand now in the college admissions scandal?
USATODAY.com - Published on August 2, 2019
Turkey moves to oversee all online content, raises concerns over censorship Turkey on Thursday granted its radio and television watchdog sweeping oversight over all online content, including streaming platforms like Netflix and online news outlets, in a move that raised.. Reuters - Published on August 1, 2019 Netflix's funny 'StoryBots:' John Legend, Jennifer Garner and other A-listers star in Season 3 The third season of parent and kid hit "Ask the StoryBots" premieres Aug. 1 with Jennifer Garner, John Legend, Zoe Saldana and Jason Sudeikis.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 1, 2019
Netflix and Hulu, I beg you: Stop plugging yourselves during your TV shows and movies The easiest way to ruin the moment in a streaming film or TV episode is when characters queue up content on Netflix or Hulu. It's worse than #sponcon.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 29, 2019 "Orange Is the New Black" author Piper Kerman discusses final season of Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" author Piper Kerman joined CBSN to discuss the final season of the Netflix series of the same name and issues women face in the criminal justice system. CBS News - Published on July 26, 2019
Dale Soules on cultural impact of "Orange Is the New Black" Get ready to binge-watch the final season of one of Netflix's most-watched original series CBS News - Published on July 25, 2019 New on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Shows and movies you'll want to stream soon CBS News - Published on July 25, 2019
Netflix in August 2019: 'Rocky,' 'Now and Then' and 'Mindhunter' are in; 'Scarface' is out Netflix's August offerings include new seasons of "Mindhunter" and "GLOW," along with classic films "Now and Then" and "Rocky."
USATODAY.com - Published on July 24, 2019 Hawking ice cream, asking bad guys to chill: Triple-digit heat sizzles across much of US Screaming heat prompts officials to issue dire warnings, hawk ice cream and even urge criminals to stay home and binge-watch Netflix.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 21, 2019
Hannah Gadsby on comedy and tragedy Luke Burbank profiles Australian writer, actress and standup comedian Hannah Gadsby, whose recent Netflix special, "Hannah Gadsby: Nanette," about the intersection of comedy and tragedy, earned her a.. CBS News - Published on July 21, 2019 Priah Ferguson talks about 'Stranger Things' Season 3 Priah Ferguson opens up about her breakout role as Erica Sinclair in Season 3 of the Netflix hit "Stranger Things."
USATODAY.com - Published on July 19, 2019
The real stars of "Stranger Things"? All those brand names The hit Netflix series' seamless twining of stories and products is changing how companies market their brands CBS News - Published on July 19, 2019 "Stranger Things" boosts 1980s-era brands The hit Netflix series seamlessly pairs stories and product placements, changing how companies market their brands. CBS News - Published on July 18, 2019
Netflix just lost US paid subscribers for the first time in eight years The last time Netflix lost domestic subscribers was in 2011 after the company raised prices and tried to separate its streaming product.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 18, 2019 Netflix stock tanks after U.S. subscriber count falls Is the rocket ride over for one of Wall Street's best-performing stocks of the past decade? CBS News - Published on July 17, 2019
Netflix to pass another subscriber milestone Netflix is expecting to pass a new subscriber milestone. Buzz60’s Natasha Abellard has the story.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 17, 2019 Actually, losing 'Friends' and 'The Office' won't hurt Netflix Netflix has been in the news because in a relatively short time, it will lose The Office and Friends, two of its most-watched shows.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 17, 2019
See bearded Chris Evans save the world again in exclusive 'Red Sea Diving Resort' trailer In his first post-Marvel role, Chris Evans plays action hero again – and with his Internet-approved beard – in Netflix's 'The Red Sea Diving Resort.'
USATODAY.com - Published on July 16, 2019 Netflix deletes suicide scene from "13 Reasons Why" The show came under fire for its depiction of teen suicide CBS News - Published on July 16, 2019
Netflix Deletes ‘13 Reasons Why’ Suicide Scene Two months after a study linked the series to an increase in suicide rates, Netflix removed a graphic scene. NYTimes.com - Published on July 16, 2019 '13 Reasons Why' cuts controversial suicide scene following backlash Netflix announced Tuesday that the suicide of the 17-year-old protagonist in "13 Reasons Why," Hannah Baker, would no longer be shown on-screen.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 16, 2019
California Today: See Hollyhock House, California’s Newest Unesco World Heritage Site Monday: Read about how officials at the house are getting ready for more visitors. Also: Netflix’s lobby and possible justice for a ring-tailed lemur. NYTimes.com - Published on July 15, 2019 ‘The Town Hall of Hollywood.’ Welcome to the Netflix Lobby. Every day an entertainment’s who’s who passes through the 4,780-square-foot “creative gateway” — complete with 80-foot video screen — hoping for a piece of the billions Netflix is spending.. NYTimes.com - Published on July 14, 2019
Tia Mowry-Hardrict is back with 'Family Reunion' Tia Mowry-Hardrict credits the authenticity of her new Netflix show to its all-black writers room, and also reflects on the staying power of "Sister, Sister," the popular sitcom she shared with her.. USATODAY.com - Published on July 10, 2019 'Friends' finds a new streaming home on WarnerMedia's new HBO Max. So long, Netflix! WarnerMedia announced its new streaming service will be called HBO Max, and will be the home of new and classic TV series, including "Friends."
USATODAY.com - Published on July 9, 2019
"Friends" is leaving Netflix in 2020 No one told us life was gonna be this way CBS News - Published on July 9, 2019 Aziz Ansari gets serious about sexual misconduct allegation in Netflix comedy special In his Netflix special, Aziz Ansari addressed a sexual misconduct allegation quickly, succinctly and sincerely, before moving on to comedy.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 9, 2019
"Stranger Things" season 3 breaks Netflix streaming records The show has already turned the platform's ratings records upside down CBS News - Published on July 9, 2019 Netflix to cut smoking in future original programming Anti-smoking group Truth Initiative issued a report found that 100% of the episodes in the first two seasons of "Stranger Things" included smoking CBS News - Published on July 6, 2019
What you need to remember before watching 'Stranger Things' Season 3 In the long gap between seasons of Netflix's "Stranger Things" you may have forgotten details about the Upside Down. We offer a quick catchup.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 2, 2019 Canceled 'One Day at a Time' rescued by Pop TV, with 13 episodes arriving in 2020 'One Day at a Time,' canceled by Netflix in March after three seasons, will get a fourth season on CBS-owned cable network Pop TV.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 27, 2019
NBC owns The Office, why are they paying $500 million for it? “The Office” has been a staple on Netflix, and was far and away the most streamed show on the service in 2018, according to data from Nielsen.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 27, 2019 'The Office' will leave Netflix in 2021 "The Office" will leave Netflix in 2021 to be exclusively featured on NBC's streaming service.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 27, 2019 Also reported by • CBS News
This is the one thing Netflix should do better The digital video expert simply doesn't listen to shareholder proposals. Ever.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 26, 2019 NBC removing "The Office" from Netflix in 2021 NBC announced Tuesday it will remove "The Office" from Netflix starting in 2021. The show, one of the most popular shows on Netflix, will be added to NBC's own streaming service. CBS News - Published on June 26, 2019
'The Office' is officially leaving Netflix in 2021, heading to NBC streaming service "The Office" is leaving Netflix in 2021. heading to NBC's streaming service. It's okay to panic binge-watch
USATODAY.com - Published on June 26, 2019 Netflix-style algorithm finds 360 stars A new planet-hunting technique inspired by Netflix could help scientists find hidden worlds.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 25, 2019
Is Netflix down? Streaming platform's website experiencing 'technical issues' Thursday Netflix's website currently shows the streaming platform is having "technical difficulties" and they are working to solve the issue.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 20, 2019 Kamala Harris calls on Trump to watch Netflix miniseries about Central Park Five "Sensationalized media coverage — including a 1989 full-page ad placed by Trump — made it almost impossible for them to be treated fairly," she wrote.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 20, 2019