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Netflix Drops Patriot Act With Hasan Minhaj Episode Critical of Saudi Arabia

Netflix confirmed Tuesday that it removed an episode of a satirical comedy show that criticises Saudi Arabia, after officials in the kingdom reportedly complained. The move raises new questions about the limits of free online expression. In the episode of “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj,” the American-born Muslim lashed Saudi Arabia after the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi ... Read More »

Netflix Sets Premiere Date for The Simpsons Creator Matt Groening’s New Show, Disenchantment

HIGHLIGHTS Disenchantment premieres August 17 Created by Matt Groening, of The Simpsons fame Abbi Jacobson (Broad City) voices the lead character Netflix has set a premiere date for The Simpsons creator Matt Groening’s first new show in nearly two decades – an adult fantasy animated series called Disenchantment – and provided a first look of the central trio: a hard-drinking young princess Bean, ... Read More »

Netflix now lets you save downloads to your Android phone’s SD card

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How Netflix could reach $200 per share: Analyst

Netflix shares could nearly double in the next three to four years, Mark Mahaney, analyst at RBC Capital markets, told CNBC on Tuesday. “In terms of long-term valuation, the way we think about the stock is we think this is a company that can generate $10 [annual earnings per share] in long-term earnings power,” Mahaney said in an interview with ... Read More »

‘Doctor Who’ is departing Netflix, at least in the U.S.

Netflix users in the United States will lose a binge-watching mainstay this month with the departure of Doctor Who. On February 1, Netflix will lose all eight modern seasons of the BBC-produced sci-fi series, along with a collection of classic Doctor Who episodes spanning 18 seasons. The disappearance only applies to the U.S. version of Netflix, as the show will ... Read More »

Netflix to Lose Major Titles Like Hunger Games as Epix Contract Expires

Streaming service Netflix is losing Hunger Games and Transformers as it will not renew its deal with Epix that will expire at the end of September. Big movies like The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Transformers: Age of Extinction, World War Z, Star Trek: Into Darkness, among others will not be available on Netflix beginning in October, reported Aceshowbiz. “We know ... Read More »