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Netflix Price Increase

The Truth About The Netflix Job Everyone Wants

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 07.15.2014 | Entertainment

If you've never heard of a Netflix tagger before, the streaming service's newest job posting may have you rethinking your current career path. Las...

Netflix Raises Price By $1 For New Customers

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 05.09.2014 | Technology

After ample warning that a price hike was coming, Netflix announced early Friday morning it was raising the cost of subscribing to its streaming video...

Timothy Stenovec

Even A $2 Price Hike Could Send Netflix Customers Running | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 05.07.2014 | Technology

Nearly half of Netflix subscribers would abandon the streaming video service if prices went up by $2, according to a new poll. But if prices go up ...

Is It Time To Cut The Cord?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 05.07.2014 | TV

When you get that cable bill in the mail at the end of the month, does it make you cringe? You're not alone. It's no secret that cable is an expen...

Netflix Dislikes The Comcast-Time Warner Deal Just As Much As You

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 04.21.2014 | Technology

Add Netflix to the ranks of those opposed to a Comcast-Time Warner Cable union. In a letter to shareholders on Monday, the company formally came o...

Netflix To Raise Prices For All New Subscribers

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.22.2014 | Technology

If you're thinking about shelling out for that Netflix streaming subscription, now may be the time to do it. The company said in a letter to share...

Timothy Stenovec

The Days Of $7.99 Netflix May Soon Be Over | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

Netflix is finally talking seriously about increasing prices. For years, the streaming service in the U.S. has cost $7.99 per month. But analysts h...

Netflix Shares Soar As Profit Quadruples

Reuters | Lisa Richwine | Posted 10.21.2013 | Business

LOS ANGELES, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Subscription video company Netflix Inc added 1.3 million customers to its U.S. streaming business during the quarter t...

Does More Viewing Mean More Subscribers For Netflix?

Reuters | Lisa Richwine | Posted 09.22.2012 | Technology

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Netflix Inc CEO Reed Hastings boasted this month on his Facebook page that subscribers had str...

Jason Gilbert

One Year Ago Today, Netflix Announced Its Infamous Price Hike | Jason Gilbert | Posted 07.12.2012 | Technology

Do you remember where you were when Netflix announced its price hike? On July 12, 2011 -- one year ago today -- Netflix managed to enrage the enti...

When Customers Push Back: 3 Recommendations

Ernan Roman | Posted 01.29.2012 | Business
Ernan Roman

Empowered, activist customers are getting better and better at making their displeasure known... and, as they proved this year, they are also getting better at winning battles against big companies.

In Defense of Netflix

Larry Magid | Posted 01.02.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

During its recent quarterly earnings report, Netflix admitted that it had lost 800,000 customers since it announced a price increase in June, but I'm not one of them.

Here's How Netflix Users Really Feel About The Latest Change

The Huffington Post | Jake Bialer | Posted 11.20.2011 | Technology

On Sunday, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings wrote a post on the company blog apologizing for not being "extra-communicative" in informing users of the recen...

WATCH: Blockbuster Takes A Lesson From Netflix

Posted 11.20.2011 | Comedy

Netflix may have thought that its recent spell of bad PR would be improved by splitting off its DVD delivery into an entirely new service, Qwikster. B...

15 Funniest Qwikster Tweets

Posted 11.19.2011 | Comedy

Oh, Netflix... what are we going to do with you? Try as you might, you just can't win. We're sure that a touchy-feely blog post about how sorry you ar...

Subscribers Flee Netflix

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 11.15.2011 | Technology

The exodus from Netflix has officially begun. Netflix, in a note to investors, has said that they are set to lose about one million more subscriber...

WARNING: Netflix Is Changing Prices Tomorrow

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 10.30.2011 | Technology

The day of reckoning is finally upon us: Netflix will change its prices Thursday, September 1. In July of this year, Netflix announced, to total s...

Netflix Gets Kid Friendly Amid Subscriber Backlash

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 10.16.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Associated Press)-- Netflix Inc. is giving kids and their parents a new reason to embrace its Internet video subscription service amid ...

WATCH: Jason Alexander Announces The Netflix Relief Fund

Posted 09.27.2011 | Comedy

After announcing that they're going to raise prices on their DVD packages back in June, Netflix has been catching a lot of flack from customers. If th...

5 Ways Netflix Can Make Up For The Price Increase

CollegeHumor | Posted 09.25.2011 | Comedy

Even thought they're adding "Mad Men," we still don't want to pay more than 10 bucks a month....

Jason Gilbert

Netflix Sends Rude Letter To Customer Demanding Back DVD They Accidentally Sent Him | Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.25.2011 | Technology

When Netflix announced via a press release and blog post on July 12 that it was doing away with its popular $9.99 streaming-and-DVD bundle package, it...

Netflix Already Proves That Raising DVD Prices Was the Right Move

Dan Frommer | Posted 09.25.2011 | Business
Dan Frommer

For Netflix and the movie rental industry, streaming is the future, and mailing discs around the country in envelopes is not. This isn't just based on a hunch -- it's based on real people signing up for new Netflix accounts.

Jason Gilbert

How Netflix Became A Bigger Loser Than Blockbuster In 2 Weeks | Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.24.2011 | Technology

There are several titles in Netflix's huge video library that might be used to describe the company's incredible fall from its customers' good graces ...

'How Could Netflix Do This To Me?': Netflix Users Lash Out

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 09.13.2011 | Technology

Judging by the reactions to the Netflix price hike--posted on Twitter feeds, Tumblrs and comments forums across the web--the streaming video and DVD-m...

Jason Gilbert

Bye Bye, Netflix: Alternatives For Those Who Hate The Price Hike | Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.12.2011 | Technology

Netflix jacked up its prices yesterday, and it appears from your comments that many of you are ready to storm Netflix HQ with pitchforks and fiery tor...