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Netflix Insists On Keeping Its Viewership Numbers A Secret

CP | David Bauder, The Associated Press | Posted 01.08.2015 | Canada Business

PASADENA, Calif. - Even as Netflix continues to pump out more original programming, its bosses say they will continue to keep secret details on how ma...

We Need To Fight For a Free and Open Internet in 2015

David Christopher | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Politics
David Christopher

Do we want an Internet that works for everyday citizens -- or one dominated by powerful bureaucracies, be they spy agencies, giant telecom conglomerates, or powerful Hollywood lobbyists? If we want a free and open Internet that works for all of us then we're going to have to fight for it.

Netflix: Canadians Using U.S. Service Not OK

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.05.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Netflix says it hasn't changed its policy on users who try to access content licensed for streaming in other countries.The policy is that us...

Why You Could Get A Warning If You Try To Download This In 2015

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.02.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - To tear through two seasons of "Orange is the New Black" or binge-watch episodes of "Scandal"?The great TV debate raged through households i...

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix In January

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada TV

A new year means new TV shows and new movies on Netflix Canada. Not only is Netflix Canada getting the entire run of an insanely popular TV show ("...

Netflix CEO: Broadcast TV Dead By 2030

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada Business

Broadcast TV is like a horse, says Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, and “the horse was good until we had the car.” “The car,” today, is non-linea...

Netflix CEO: 'The Age Of Broadcast TV Will Probably Last Until 2030'

CBC | Posted 01.28.2015 | Canada Business

The current model of TV programming distribution will be broken and non-existent within the next decade and a half, the CEO of streaming media company...

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix In December

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada TV

Winter is upon us, and it seems to be inundating us with snow earlier than we anticipated. What better way to wile away the cold, bitter days than ...

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix This Month

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 11.03.2014 | Canada TV

With the arrival of November, it's about time we start warming up our couches for some serious binge-watching and marathon Netflix Canada viewing. ...

Will Netflix and YouTube Kill TV?

Barry Kiefl | Posted 12.28.2014 | Canada TV
Barry Kiefl

The real question people are starting to ask: why pay for a lot of channels with so many commercials? CBC, which is now mostly funded by taxpayers, and any other network with a business model that can eliminate or at least reduce ads, can flourish in this new environment. That is, by giving viewers what they really want, programs, not commercials.

Why The West Wing Is The Best Wing

Hannah Jack | Posted 12.27.2014 | Canada TV
Hannah Jack

What did you get up to this weekend? Maybe you hung out with your friends? Maybe you went to work? Maybe you did some errands? Maybe you wrote a super...

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix This Month

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 10.07.2014 | Canada TV

It's getting cold. Much, much colder. The idea of staying indoors, curling up on the couch and watching Netflix Canada gets more and more appealing as...

We're Asking the Wrong Questions About Canadian Television

D.K. Latta | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada TV
D.K. Latta

The only time people aren't complaining about government regulation is when they are complaining about the lack of regulation! When Netflix speaks against regulations, they do so out of two motives. One, as a corporate entity that wants nothing to interfere with their profits. But secondly, as an American company.

Not Just Netflix: Google Challenges the CRTC's Power to Regulate Online Video

Michael Geist | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada Business
Michael Geist

The Netflix - CRTC battle has generated considerable attention, but Netflix is not alone in contesting the CRTC's authority to regulate Internet video services. As I suggested in a post yesterday, Google has adopted a similar position, refusing to provide the Commission with all of the information it was seeking.

Harper's Interference Set Up Netflix-CRTC Clash: Experts

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Experts say a move by Netflix to defy the will of Canada's broadcast regulator calls into question its very authority to institute any rules ...

Netflix Says 'No' To CRTC Demand

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada Business

Netflix says it will not turn over confidential subscriber information to Canada's broadcast regulator in order to safeguard private corporate informa...

Netflix To CRTC: Let The People Decide

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada Business

GATINEAU, Que. - Regulating the Internet to help boost Canadian content will only hurt consumers, a Netflix executive told the country's broadcast reg...

France Can Now Binge On Netflix

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.15.2014 | Canada Business

PARIS - Video-streaming giant Netflix has launched in France as part of a push to tap six new European markets.Founder and CEO Reed Hastings formally ...

France Wants To Regulate Netflix, Too

CP | Louise Dewast, The Associated Press | Posted 11.14.2014 | Canada Business

PARIS - Netflix is tapping into six new markets Monday hoping to gain a big subscriber base around Europe, but is facing a frosty welcome in France. W...

Should Netflix Be Regulated as a Traditional Canadian Broadcaster?

Michel Kelly-Gagnon | Posted 11.12.2014 | Canada Business
Michel Kelly-Gagnon

The Internet being a global phenomenon, there is now an obvious discrepancy between the rules applying to Canadian broadcasters, and what companies like Netflix can "broadcast" in Canada through a website or an app. When certain companies are subject to restrictive regulation while some of their competitors are not, there are calls from the regulated companies for the same rules to apply to their competitors.

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix This Month

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 09.02.2014 | Canada TV

It's back to work or school for everyone, and that is a sad, sad thing. At least Netflix Canada has seriously upped their selection for the fall -- in...

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix This Month

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 08.02.2014 | Canada TV

Ah, the dog days of summer. If you're not outdoors very much, now's the perfect time to sit in air-conditioned splendour and enjoy the finest goods Ne...

Netflix Prepares For World Domination

The Huffington Post Canada | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada Business

Netflix is getting closer to world domination as it doubles profits, builds a global subscriber network and rapidly expands across borders. Check o...

You Won't Have To Wait Long To See Disney Movies On Netflix

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada TV

TORONTO - Disney titles are coming to Netflix Canada starting next year.On Thursday, Netflix Inc. and The Walt Disney Studios announced a multi-year e...

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix This Month

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 07.07.2014 | Canada TV

We're really in the thick of summer now, aren't we? Now's the perfect time to sit in air-conditioned splendour and enjoy the finest goods Netflix Cana...