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I Went Six Days Without Netflix

Ashley Redmond | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Living
Ashley Redmond

This Netflix cleanse was obviously not on purpose and I don't advocate it for everyone. But by forcing myself to be alone and engage in activities that I like such as organizing and chatting on the phone I was allowing myself to be with my thoughts and be present in the moment. It was kind of awesome.

Netflix CEO Says Higher-Priced Plans Coming

HuffPost Canada/AP | Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press | Posted 07.17.2015 | Canada Business

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings told investors on Wednesday that the company was preparing to carefully push consumers toward higher-priced plans in the U.S...

Watching Chris Tucker Make Rape Jokes Made Me Sick

Sara Starkman | Posted 07.13.2015 | Canada Living
Sara Starkman

I was literally dumbfounded as Chris thrashed around the stage like a gutless fish. He chose to open with his plight with marriage and being in a relationship. I could tell from the moment he started we were destined for trouble.

That Lemony Snicket Netflix Trailer May Be Fake, But We'll Still Watch It

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 07.07.2015 | Canada Living

On July 5, a 35-second trailer (which can be seen above) was posted on YouTube, and has been viewed over 1.9 million times. Posted to an account named...

25 Netflix Titles To Watch For Canada Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Living

There are so many ways for Canadians to celebrate their country on July 1. They could go hiking; they could swim in a lake; they could chow down on...

All The Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix In July

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada

For those times in between outdoor summer adventures.

Has the CRTC Lost Touch With Canadians?

Barry Kiefl | Posted 06.24.2015 | Canada Business
Barry Kiefl

The CRTC has recently introduced a new policy which affects what Canadian programs we will see on TV. The policy is based on some very questionable sources and often just pure speculation about what Canadians want.

8 Old-School Cartoons Dads Watch On Netflix (For The Kids, Of Course)

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada Parents

Just in time for Father's Day!

NDP, Liberals: Netflix Should Report Subscriber Numbers, Viewing Habits

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.13.2015 | Canada Business

Netflix and other streaming video services should be required to report Canadian subscription data and customers’ viewing habits to regulators, the ...

Sorry Bell, Accessing U.S. Netflix Is Not Theft

Michael Geist | Posted 06.09.2015 | Canada Business
Michael Geist

Bell's claim that the minority of Canadian subscribers who access U.S. Netflix through VPNs are "stealing" simply does not withstand legal scrutiny. Those subscribers might be breaching the Netflix terms and conditions, but that is not breaking the law.

32 Reasons Why Canadians 'Steal' U.S. Netflix

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.04.2015 | Canada Business

We should all feel very, very bad about it.

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix In June

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada

Season three of "Orange is the New Black" sees Alex back in prison, and Vee presumably dead.

Is Netflix The Cure For Piracy?

CBC | Posted 05.07.2015 | Canada Business

​Netflix and the online video streaming craze are taking a bite out of online piracy. Now that easy-to-use streaming services are available at low...

Feds Weigh In On Netflix Border Hoppers

CBC | Posted 06.27.2015 | Canada Business

On any given night, thousands of Canadians are breaking the rules set out by Netflix and other online video streaming services. They're watchi...

How Many Canadians Use Netflix, Anyway?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Nearly 40 per cent of anglophone Canadians were using Netflix this past fall, according to a new report.The Media Technology Monitor surveye...

Even Though I Have Netflix, I Still Use DVDs, VHS and Blu-Ray

Sean P. Kelly | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada Living
Sean P. Kelly

While I have taken baby steps into the digital frontier, such as subscribing to Netflix, renting movies from Google Play, and buying a Chromecast, I do not plan on going fully digital, unless I have no other choice. Let me explain why.

Turns Out All That Sitting And Binge Watching TV Is Actually Good For You

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.01.2015 | Canada Living

This is the time to re-watch all of "Friends."

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix In April

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.30.2015 | Canada

Spring is finally rolling around (in some places, very reluctantly), and Netflix Canada is ramping up the good stuff. Perhaps in an attempt to keep...

Taxing Netflix Is Not the Only Way to Level the Digital Playing Field

Michel Kelly-Gagnon | Posted 05.17.2015 | Canada Business
Michel Kelly-Gagnon

The tax system should ideally be as neutral as possible and, one would think, should especially not penalize domestic companies in favour of foreign ones. Imposing taxes on some players that others offering the same products or services can avoid is the antithesis of a free market with a level playing field.

Raising the Broadcast White Flag: What Lies Behind Bell's Radical Plan to Raise TV Fees, Block Content, Violate Net Neutrality & Fight Netflix

Michael Geist | Posted 05.10.2015 | Canada Business
Michael Geist

Bell announced that it completed its $3.2 billion acquisition of CTV on April 1, 2011. Less than four years later, company executives say that their business is unsustainable and effectively admit that they cannot compete. In most sectors, that would be grounds for unhappy shareholders and corporate change. In the Bell world, it means intense lobbying for radical regulatory reform to raise television fees, block content, violate net neutrality, and fight Netflix.

All The New Stuff You Should Watch On Netflix In March

The Huffington Post Canada | William Alcopra & Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.03.2015 | Canada

Every month, Netflix Canada giveth and taketh away. By the end of March, viewers will bid adieu to titles like "Pineapple Express," "Jerry Maguire"...

How Netflix's $100-Million Bet On Frank Underwood Paid Off

CP | Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada Business

SAN FRANCISCO - Even if it never wins another award, "House of Cards" already ranks among the most influential series in television history.The politi...

How to Stop Big Companies from Ripping You Off

Andrew Tai | Posted 04.11.2015 | Canada Business
Andrew Tai

A plan with unlimited calls, unlimited texting and a small amount of data from major providers like Bell, Rogers and Telus can cost up to $80 per month, and that doesn't even cover roaming fees or long-distance calls. To save money, you may want to look into some of the cheaper brands like the Telus-owned Koodo or Wind, and avoid the "Big Three."

Netflix Insists On Keeping Its Viewership Numbers A Secret

CP | David Bauder, The Associated Press | Posted 03.10.2015 | 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 03.08.2015 | 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.