Tag Archives: Reed Hastings

Netflix splits DVD, streaming services into separate companies

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Netflix announced that it is dividing its business model in half, renaming its DVD rental component Qwikster and expanding that side to potentially include video game rentals. The news was announced by Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, who apologized to customers in an honest and open blog post, stating,[...]

James Cameron, OK GO to be honored by Producers Guild of America

HollywoodNews.com: The Producers Guild of America has announced the 2010 “Digital 25: Visionaries, Innovators and Producers,” an honor which recognizes individuals and teams that have made the most significant contributions to the advancement of digital entertainment and storytelling over the past year. The recipients will be honored at an[...]

Netflix launches free app for iPhone and iPod Touch users

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It just became a lot easier to watch movies on your favorite Apple device. Netflix revealed its free Netflix App for iPhone and iPod touch, which will allow Netflix members to instantly watch movies and television shows streamed to their iPhone or iPod touch. This Netflix App is[...]