Netflix DVD Shipments Are Decreasing for the First Time

Netflix has announced that they made a ton of money this quarter, sure. But they also let it be known that for the first time in the company's history, year over year DVD shipments had actually declined. Which is pretty much exactly what they want to happen. All those past shipping costs add up compared to streaming… » 4/26/11 5:23pm 4/26/11 5:23pm

Netflix Search Coming To Xbox 360 In November

Finally! You'll be able to search the entire Netflix Watch Instantly Library on your Xbox 360 this November. Which basically means you'll be able to find that one episode of Arrested Development where George Bluth Sr. teaches his kids life lessons by hiring a one-armed man—and add it to your Netflix queue—without… » 6/14/10 5:05pm 6/14/10 5:05pm

Most Sony Movies Back On Xbox's Netflix Streaming Service

With nary an explanation, most of the Sony-owned movies that were mysteriously pulled from Xbox's Netflix Watch Instantly streaming service last week » 11/26/08 12:01am 11/26/08 12:01am have been put back up again. , the series and other Columbia Pictures luminaries can now be downloaded for watching. However, anything tagged with an “available…

Blockbuster MediaPoint Set-Top Box Out Now For $99

Seems like the threat of Netflix partnering up with everyone for TV downloading services has spurred Blockbuster into action. The video rental chain has finally confirmed rumors that it'll launch its own set-top box » 11/24/08 11:30pm 11/24/08 11:30pm before the end of the year. For a “limited time,” their 2Wire-built MediaPoint player will be free and…

Netflix HD Streaming Coming to the Roku Box by Year's End

Roku's lovely $99 Netflix Streaming box » 11/03/08 6:22am 11/03/08 6:22am, equipped with HDMI and optical outputs from day one, is getting Netflix HD streaming support by "the end of the year," according to the company. With the software update users can expect access to Netflix's entire HD library, an HD-specific, upsampled interface and "another…