Day: October 19, 2019

Netflix Is Cutting Back on Standup Comedy Specials

October 19, 2019

Photo Credit: Bloomberg photo by Gabby Jones After pouring hundreds of millions of dollars into standup comedy specials from the likes of Jerry Seinfeld and Dave Chappelle, Netflix is cutting back. The online video service is releasing fewer standup specials this year than either of the past two years, according to data analysed by Bloomberg. Netflix has […]

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Netflix Heads Into Showdown With Slowing Subscriber Growth

October 19, 2019

HIGHLIGHTS Netflix added 6.8 million subscribers worldwide in Q3 Just 520,000 of those subscribers were picked up in US Netflix had lost 123,000 subscribers in US during April-June period Netflix’s subscriber growth is bogging down even before the leading video streaming service confronts high-powered threats from Apple and Walt Disney. The latest sign of the challenges […]

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