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Netflix's subscriber growth, stock zapped as pandemic eases

Apr. 20, 2021 19:10 PM EDT

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Netflix’s pandemic-fueled subscriber growth is slowing far faster than anticipated as people who have been cooped at home are able to get out and do other things again. The video-streaming service added 4 million more worldwide subscribers...

World's last Blockbuster more popular after Netflix show

Mar. 30, 2021 16:27 PM EDT

BEND, Ore. (AP) — The Blockbuster video rental store in Bend, Oregon, soared to international fame when it became the last such franchise on Earth two years ago. Now, a new Netflix documentary called “The Last Blockbuster” brought even more interest in the form of...

Amazon gets Thursday night games, NFL nearly doubles TV deal

Mar. 18, 2021 19:03 PM EDT

Much like they did with cable in the 1980s and satellite television in the 1990s, the NFL on Thursday made another significant transition in the way its games are viewed. The league's new rights agreements, worth $113 billion over the 11 seasons of the new deals that...