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Broadcasters worry about ‘Zero TV’ homes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some people have had it with TV. They’ve had enough of the 100-plus channel universe. They don’t like timing their lives around network show schedules. They’re tired of $100-plus monthly bills.


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Netflix could gain from loss of Sat. mail delivery

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix won’t miss Saturday mail delivery, even though the weekend service helped keep the company’s DVD-by-mail subscribers happy.


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Apple’s sales slowdown tugs Nasdaq index lower

NEW YORK (AP) — A sharp drop in Apple’s stock is pulling the Nasdaq down with it after the tech giant predicted weaker sales. Other market indexes were mixed.


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Netflix streaming service back online after outage

Those hoping to spend the holiday watching streaming video from Netflix can now get back in front of their TVs, tablets and PCs after a Christmas Eve outage.


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Nintendo’s TVii a replacement for the remote

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nintendo is switching on a television service that transforms the tablet-like controller for its new Wii U game console into a remote that changes the TV channel and puts programs from the Internet just a few finger taps away.


Media, advertisers ready for audience surge

(AP) – Sometimes it’s not the size of the storm, it’s where it hits. As Hurricane Sandy raged through one of the country’s most densely populated regions, it created a surge in online traffic Monday […]


Stocks close down again, giving up early gains

(AP) – Stock indexes are closing with slight losses, giving up modest gains from earlier in the day. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 25 points to close at 13,077 Wednesday, a day after one […]


Netflix pledges to caption all content by 2014

BOSTON (AP) – Netflix will offer closed captions on all TV and movie content by 2014 as part of a settlement with a deaf Massachusetts viewer who sued the company. The on-demand Internet streaming service […]


New book digs into Netflix's origins, evolution

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Netflix is probably hoping a new book about its early history never gets made into a movie. The book, “Netflixed: The Epic Battle for America’s Eyeballs,” tries to debunk a widely […]


Netflix to premiere 'House of Cards' in February

NEW YORK (AP) – Netflix’s highly anticipated original series “House of Cards” will premiere Feb. 1. The subscription video company announced the debut date Thursday. The series is the most ambitious effort yet by Netflix […]


Netflix's monthly video streaming tops 1B hours

(AP) – Netflix says its subscribers watched more than 1 billion hours of online video last month as the advent of high-speed Internet connections and high-powered mobile devices change people’s viewing patterns. The milestone announced […]