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  1. Netflix's Price Hike: What Hollywood Is Saying

    1:20 pm 9/20/2011

    Everyone from musician Weird Al Yankovic to "The Social Network" producer Dana Brunetti took to their Twitter's to comment on on the video giant's recent bout of bad news. Read more

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  2. Netflix's Qwikster Offshoot Unpopular on Wall Street and Main Street

    5:32 pm 9/19/2011

    Analysts and subscribers decry company's decision to create a new brand that's already controversial courtesy of a foul-mouthed tweeter.Read more

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  3. Humbled Netflix Separates DVD and Streaming Businesses, Abandons Price Changes

    6:55 am 9/19/2011

    Reed Hastings, co-founder and CEO of the video streaming giant, insists he's done with being arrogant and will get that messaging thing right. Read more

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  4. Netflix Shares Tumble on Revised Subscriber Growth

    10:00 am 9/15/2011

    UPDATED: The company's controversial price increase will cost it about 1 million subscribers.Read more

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  5. Netflix Offered Starz $300 Million-Plus for Streaming Deal Renewal

    5:53 am 9/2/2011

    Price, exclusivity and packaging were key factors in the talks that Starz formally ended on Thursday. Read more

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  6. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Tops Vanity Fair 'New Establishment' List Again

    5:49 am 9/1/2011

    New Apple CEO Tim Cook is a new entrant, Lady Gaga is the highest-ranked woman, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings makes a big jump, and Johnny Depp and Judd Apatow are among those representing Hollywood creatives, but media moguls got their own list. Read more

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  7. Netflix Users React in Outrage After Subscription Prices Raised

    5:58 am 7/13/2011

    CEO Reed Hastings is dubbed "Greed Hastings" on online message boards; an analyst predicts Amazon, Hulu and Redbox could benefit.Read more

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  8. Facebook Adds Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to Board of Directors

    10:35 am 6/23/2011

    "Reed is an entrepreneur and technologist who has led Netflix to transform the way people watch movies and TV," said Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.Read more

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  9. Netflix CEO Says He'd Rather Spend Money on HBO and Showtime Than on Original Content

    10:06 am 6/1/2011

    At a conference, Reed Hastings also gives a shout-out to "Firefly" and "The Wire."Read more

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  10. Analysts Opine on Possible Netflix-Starz Deal Renewal

    5:27 pm 5/10/2011

    While Netflix CEO Reed Hastings on "Charlie Rose" last week signaled he expects a potential new streaming deal in the $200 million-per-year range and some analysts have talked of up to $300 million, Starz executives have said they will focus on pricing and packaging issues.Read more

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