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Timothy Stenovec

Netflix Actually Won Big At Last Night's Emmys

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 08.31.2014 | Technology

By one very important measure, Netflix looked like a big loser at Monday night's Emmy Awards. The streaming network had been nominated for 31 Prim...

Fandor and Festival Scope Change Video-On-Demand

Brad Schreiber | Posted 08.20.2014 | Entertainment
Brad Schreiber

Just as television broadcasting was changed by cable and satellite, leading to narrowcasting by consumers, streaming specific shows to a variety of devices, so too has feature film distribution entered a revolutionary era.

Timothy Stenovec

Even A $2 Price Hike Could Send Netflix Customers Running

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 ...

Timothy Stenovec

The Future Of TV May Look A Lot Like The Present

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.29.2014 | Technology

When Netflix first started streaming movies and TV shows to its members seven years ago, it was a departure from TV as we had come to know it. For a m...

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 One Screen Tech Can't Conquer: Your TV

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.07.2014 | Technology

Looking for a cheap and amazing gizmo that lets you watch everything you want from the Web on your TV? Keep looking. Last week, Amazon announced...

Report: Amazon To Release FREE Netflix Competitor

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 03.27.2014 | Technology

Watch out, Netflix. Amazon is planning to launch a free, ad-supported streaming service in the coming months, according to a report by the Wall Street...

Timothy Stenovec

This May Be Why Your Netflix Is Slow

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.12.2014 | Technology

Verizon and Comcast customers aren't hallucinating -- Netflix really has gotten slower for them. The streaming video service on Monday released it...

Timothy Stenovec

Everything You Need To Know About Amazon Prime Instant Video

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.10.2014 | Technology

For a lot of people, Amazon Prime Instant Video is a bit of a puzzle. For starters, one-fifth of people who have access to Amazon's Netflix-like s...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon Bets These New Shows Will Keep You Paying For Prime

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.06.2014 | Technology

Amazon is betting a new batch of original streaming video content will keep you paying for its Prime membership service, even if it raises the price. ...

Meet The New Head Honcho At YouTube

Reuters | ALEXEI ORESKOVIC | Posted 02.05.2014 | Technology

(Reuters) - Google Inc executive Susan Wojcicki has been appointed new head of the company's YouTube video business, a source familiar with the matter...

Super Bowl Ate Into Netflix Viewing -- But Not For Long

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology

The Super Bowl officially got boring after Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers performed. If you're one of the 111.5 million people who watch...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon Prime Members Aren't Even Using This Key Feature

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology

Amazon Prime fans love the service for the bargain it delivers. For a $79 annual fee, they get free two-day shipping on nearly 20 million items and on...

Timothy Stenovec

The Days Of $7.99 Netflix May Soon Be Over

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Setting Up Wireless Streaming Video Doesn't Have to Give You a Migraine

Michael L. Berman | Posted 02.18.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

Devices that transmit audio and video signals from one device to another have been around for years -- and we've tried them all. Now, enter stage left -- three devices that use different technologies to transmit audio and video. And, they all work!

Don't Feel Bad, Everyone Binge-Watches Netflix, Says Netflix

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 12.13.2013 | Technology

Binge-watchers: You are not alone. The majority of people who stream TV regularly binge-watch, and they're not the least bit sorry about it, accord...

Timothy Stenovec

Why The Shutdown May Have Been Good For Netflix

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.18.2013 | Technology

Netflix might want the government to shut down a lot more often. Washington, D.C., saw a spike in weekday Netflix traffic during the more than two-...

One Chart That Explains Why You Pirate Movies Online

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 10.16.2013 | Technology

Turns out the reason people watch movies illegally online is what you always expected: They have trouble finding them elsewhere on the Internet. A...

WSJ: Amazon's Set-Top Box Coming Soon

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.03.2013 | Technology

Amazon is planning to invade your TV set. The Wall Street Journal reports that the world's largest online retailer will release a set-top box that ...

Timothy Stenovec

Roku's New Streaming Boxes Are Here

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 09.25.2013 | Technology

Facing increased competition from Google and Apple, Roku is trying to stay in the streaming game by refreshing its products without raising prices. ...

Timothy Stenovec

A Hint At How Apple Will Make TV More Awesome

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 08.15.2013 | Technology

Imagine sitting down in front of your TV and seamlessly searching -- and surfing between -- Netflix, HBO Go, iTunes and live TV, all without switching...

Timothy Stenovec

Netflix Finally Realizes How People Really Watch Movies On It

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 08.01.2013 | Technology

For years, people who share Netflix accounts have befuddled the streaming service's recommendation engine, the tool that in theory is supposed to use ...

Google In Talks To Launch Its Own Streaming Video Service: WSJ And NYT

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.16.2013 | Technology

Google has approached several large media companies in order to license TV shows for a new online streaming service it plans to launch, unnamed source...

Miss Hulu and Her Conflicted Media Father

John Tarnoff | Posted 09.14.2013 | Media
John Tarnoff

On the face of it, Disney, Fox and (a silenced due to conflict of interest issues) Comcast are acting like Miss Hulu's overprotective father who won't let his daughter get married.

A Different Kind Of Netflix Stream

AP | Posted 09.08.2013 | Technology

LOS GATOS, California (AP) — Netflix already streams movies and TV shows. On July 22, it will also stream a live video discussing its earnings resul...