Miramax Classes Up Netflix with Pulp Fiction, Shakespeare in Love, and Other Oscar Faves

I know. Sometimes Netflix Watch Instantly seems like an endless stream of Daddy Daycare sequels, as more and more studios strip away the good stuff. But take heart! Miramax just signed a multi-year agreement that's going to deliver lots of high-quality movies starring people with cool accents, starting in June. » 5/16/11 8:37am 5/16/11 8:37am

Netflix Watch Instantly Beams Up the Entire Star Trek Universe

As part of a mondo two-year content deal that Netflix has signed with CBS, episodes from every generation of Star Trek will arrive on the Watch Instantly wunderservice starting in April. It's unclear exactly how many episodes or seasons are included in the offering, but if they decide to leave some of Voyager off the… » 2/22/11 3:40pm 2/22/11 3:40pm

Video: The Next Snapdragons Can Stream Netflix on Android Phones

Those upcoming Snapdragon chips of Qualcomm's can actually stream Netflix on Android phones, as we saw on an LG Revolution at the MWC tradeshow in Barcelona, Spain, this week. It's unlikely you'll be streaming from your queue anytime this year though, as we wait for Qualcomm's new chips to find its way into phones,… » 2/16/11 5:20am 2/16/11 5:20am

Let Queuenoodle Remind to Watch Those Streaming Netflix Movies Before They Expire

Sure, you can see which Watch Instantly movies are expiring when you check your queue on the Netflix website. But now that my DVD queue is on autopilot and I only stream videos from my Roku box, I don't get around to visiting the Netflix site all that often. But I do check my Twitter alot, so I'm thankful Queuenoodle… » 2/15/11 7:40pm 2/15/11 7:40pm

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

Netflix Streaming Video Finally on Macs

As promised » 10/26/08 10:05pm 10/26/08 10:05pm, you can finally use Netflix's Watch Instantly streaming video service on a Mac. The juiciest, most ironic part? The magic happens with Microsoft's Flash-wannabe Silverlight—which you probably grew to know and —since it keeps the DRM voodoo intact. The only real catch is that it works exclusively on…