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PS3 number one overall for Netflix viewing, says Hastings

Netflix has announced PS3 as its largest TV-connected platform in terms of viewing.and at times it even surpassed the PC in hours of Netflix viewing. “[It’s our] No. 1 platform overall,” said Netflix CEO Reed Hastings. “PS3 is a natural fit for Netflix in terms of developing and first deploying our most advanced features. We […]

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  • Netflix cans its plans to offer game rentals by mail

    Netflix has abandoned its plans to offer game rentals alongside its other offerings, thus ending the Qwikster experiment it started in September last year. After an outpiring of pulic outcry over the firm’s DVD service being switched over to Quikster, the firm culled its DVD plans but was still contemplating using the service for game […]

  • Netflix splits in half - DVD service Qwikster also to include games

    By now, you’re probably aware that Netflix is dead. What we once associated with the name is, anyway. The company’s DVD-by-mail business has been split off, renamed “Qwikster”, and plans to take the world by storm in “a few weeks”. Oh, and it’ll ship video games to you, too. In the hours since the announcement, […]

  • Report - Netflix to expand streaming service to UK and Spain in 2012

    Variety is reporting that Netflix is planning to expand its streaming service into the UK and Spain during Q1 2012. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said back in the spring the firm had plans for a “third wave of international expansion” during early 2012. If the report is accurate, it’s a possibility the service will finally […]

  • Reggie: "No HD loss for Wii customers" with Netflix movie service

    NOA’s Reggie Fils-Aime chatted to CNBC yesterday about Nintendo’s deal with Netflix, telling the news outlet that because there’s not a lot of HD content through the streaming movie service,¬†Wii customers won’t even miss higher resolutions.

  • Netflix confirmed for US Wii this spring

    Netflix and Nintendo will today announce a spring release for the former’s video service on Wii, the NYT’s reporting.

  • Netflix CEO says chances for the service on Nintendo are "excellent"

    Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has said the chances of Netflix coming to Nintendo are “excellent”.