Category Archives: Amazon

Netflix in China: Cultural Divide?

Hmmm. Two interesting points in the second half of this Huffington Post article — linking the fact that Mark Cuban last month upped his stake in Netflix with the idea that it is a ripe takeover target for Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba. Reports are circulating … Continue reading

Posted in Amazon | Leave a comment

‘Grey market’ Netflix subscribers show love globally

Well, this is interesting. Netflix already has a sizable and fast-growing subscriber base in Australia, even though the streaming service is not set to launch there until early next year, according to this graphic from the personal finance site Pocketbook. … Continue reading

Posted in Amazon, Blog Post, International expansion | Leave a comment

Can Amazon and Netflix peacefully co-exist?

I don’t really agree with the premise that Amazon Instant Video is within striking distance of Netflix, not just because the two services are still so far apart by the only measure that counts — hours streamed — but because … Continue reading

Posted in Amazon, Blog Post, iTunes, Reed Hastings | Leave a comment