Netflix Takes a Tough Stance Against VPNs and Unblocking Tools

Netflix Takes a Tough Stance Against VPNs and Unblocking Tools

Just as we relaxed that account sharing was fine with Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, we may have gone a bit too far in assuming that the streaming giant will also be fine with bypassing of the geographical restrictions. Now it turns out that Netflix takes the geo restrictions seriously and is envisaging on banning the VPNs and other services which […]

     
 
 

T-Mobile Binge On and Net Neutrality: Shutting it Down Isn’t the Answer

T-Mobile Binge On and Net Neutrality: Shutting it Down Isn’t the Answer

There has been a lot of fuss in recent times over T-Mobile’s recently unveiled program, Binge ON. EFF (Electronic Frontier Foundation) has said that Binge ON stands in violation of Net Neutrality. T-Mobile’s CEO, John Legere and CFO, Mike Sievert have voraciously defended Binge ON. Image source: Digital Trends What’s Binge ON and what’s the fuss? Binge ON is basically […]

 
     
 
 

5 Key Challenges for Netflix in India

5 Key Challenges for Netflix in India

CES 2016 was pretty boring for me all along till the time Netflix took the stage. The company announced a massive expansion which would see it operate in 130 new countries across the globe. India happens to be one of them. The subscription prices of Netflix in India is very similar to their US pricing, although the content availability and […]

 
     
 
 

Google Unveils YouTube Red, a Premium Subscription Based Ad-Free Video Service Rivaling Netflix

Google Unveils YouTube Red, a Premium Subscription Based Ad-Free Video Service Rivaling Netflix

Google has unveiled YouTube Red, a Netflix like premium subscription video channel sans the advertisements. The YouTube Red series has already signed up 10 series and will include a music service. YouTube Red will cost $9.99 per month which incidentally matches up with the Netflix standard two-stream HD. That being said, it will be difficult to convince the users to […]

     
 
 

Streaming Service Hooq With Over 10,000 Movies, Shows Launches in India at Rs 199 Monthly Subscription

Streaming Service Hooq With Over 10,000 Movies, Shows Launches in India at Rs 199 Monthly Subscription

Hooq, a four-month-old startup joint venture between Singapore-based telecom giant Singtel and entertainment conglomerate Sony Pictures Television and Warner Bros is launching a beta version of its premium video-on-demand service in India. Often referred to as Asia’s Netflix, the streaming service will be offering a wide catalog of over 15,000 movies and TV shows (10,000 titles at launch) to Indian […]

     
 
 

11 More Netflix Tips and Tricks to Enhance your Streaming Experience

11 More Netflix Tips and Tricks to Enhance your Streaming Experience

Netflix is one of the best tools movie lovers can use on their PC, tablet or smartphone. It also gives access to some of the best TV shows, musicals, documentaries and many other types of video content. However, if you’re reading this article, you probably know a little about Netflix already. While you may be aware of some neat things […]

 
     
 
 

11 Handy Netflix Tips and Tricks for a Better Streaming Experience

11 Handy Netflix Tips and Tricks for a Better Streaming Experience

We all know how we really enjoy our favorite TV shows and how important is not to miss an episode. Either it’s a comedy series that has a plot full of funny stuff or it’s an action / drama TV show filled with mystery, so many titles are worth enjoying right from your home screen, especially as the intrigue develops […]

     
 
 

How to Use Netflix, Hulu, Pandora and Others Outside USA

How to Use Netflix, Hulu, Pandora and Others Outside USA

Being an European citizen has lots of advantages, especially when it comes to mobile events and even smartphone launches (Samsung has a habit of indulging us first), but every now and then I remember that USA has made a habit of forbidding certain services outside its borders. In this category we can find the renowned television streams Netflix and Hulu, […]

 
     
 
 

Will ‘Watch It’ Be The Next Button to Take Over the Web?

Will ‘Watch It’ Be The Next Button to Take Over the Web?

Guest Post by Paul Premson. The popularity of internet buttons has skyrocketed since the Facebook Like button experienced such astounding success. In fact, over 50 million Likes are made across millions of websites every day. Plexus Entertainment, a new startup company, hopes to enter the internet button arena with its new Watch It button – the first button designed for […]

     
 
 

Xbox Kinect + Speech + Bing = Future of Home Entertainment

Xbox Kinect + Speech + Bing = Future of Home Entertainment

Microsoft has shared its vision of how our living rooms will be in the future. As you would expect, it involves integration of Microsoft’s very own products – Xbox, Kinect and Bing. Microsoft has been considerably successful in defining the future of gaming industry, through their path-breaking project of Xbox Kinect and they have now set their eyes on to […]