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How to get a job at Netflix in 2020

Netflix has more than 400 current job openings on its careers site. Business Insider previously spoke with former Netflix employees, and the company’s top recruiting executive, about what it takes to land a job there. Their top tips include researching the business, crafting your online persona, preparing for an extensive […]
How to get a job at Netflix in 2020
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Brazil was one of Netflix’s first international breakthroughs. But new app usage data suggests it’s struggling to keep up growth.

Netflix may have stumbled during the fourth quarter in Brazil, a key Latin American market that was one of its first international breakthroughs, data from mobile-analytics firm SimilarWeb suggests. The fourth quarter is typically one of Netflix’s biggest periods of the year for subscriber growth. But, in Brazil, SimilarWeb’s mobile […]
Brazil was one of Netflix’s first international breakthroughs. But new app usage data suggests it’s struggling to keep up growth.
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Apple’s vision for the future of TV is starting to take shape — here’s everything that’s new in its revamped TV app launching today

Apple has launched its revamped Apple TV app that includes the ability to subscribe to individual channels, representing a significant leap for the company into digital entertainment. The app also brings a slight redesign with deeper personalisation. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Back in March, Apple unveiled its […]
Apple’s vision for the future of TV is starting to take shape — here’s everything that’s new in its revamped TV app launching today
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GE is showing a 27-inch voice-activated ‘kitchen hub’ smart screen for above the stove that can walk you through recipes and make video calls

GE has released a “kitchen hub” smart screen that can walk you through cooking recipes, make video calls, and share culinary shots to social media. The 27-inch screen is designed to integrate into your kitchen setup, since the microwave-looking device replaces your exhaust vent directly above your stove. A prototype […]
GE is showing a 27-inch voice-activated ‘kitchen hub’ smart screen for above the stove that can walk you through recipes and make video calls
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This internet veteran wants to steal Amazon’s video business by putting blockchain on ‘zombie’ computers — and he’s already raised $25 million

Halsey Minor, who founded CNET and cofounded Salesforce, is spearheading a new distributed computing project focused on encoding, storing, and streaming video. The effort is designed to tap into so-called zombie servers, which are unused or underutilized computers in data centres. Server owners will be paid via a new cryptocurrency […]
This internet veteran wants to steal Amazon’s video business by putting blockchain on ‘zombie’ computers  —  and he’s already raised $25 million
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Australians watching streaming video will overtake pay TV viewers within the next year

While most Australians would be anecdotally aware that people have been watching less television and more streaming, new research has revealed the actual magnitude of this lifestyle change. Tech analyst firm Telsyte released its Australian SVOD Market Study on Tuesday, which showed internet entertainment now had 3.7 million Australians legitimately […]
Australians watching streaming video will overtake pay TV viewers within the next year
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Foxtel just revamped its streaming service to compete with Netflix, Stan and Amazon

Foxtel has revamped its streaming service to be more competitive against newer entertainment rivals like Netflix, Stan and Amazon. Foxtel Now starts today to replace the former Foxtel Play service, offering high-definition streaming onto big screens through Chromecast – a capability that was previously barred for content rights reasons. In […]
Foxtel just revamped its streaming service to compete with Netflix, Stan and Amazon