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  1. Bell Canada to End Internet Traffic Throttling

    9:12 am 12/20/2011

    The Canadian phone giant tells the CRTC that the "increasing popularity of streamed video" sites like Netflix Canada has reduced network congestion from P2P file sharing. Read more

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  2. Netflix Signs BBC Deal for Non-Exclusive Rights to Library Shows Including ‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Top Gear’ and ‘Fawlty Towers'

    5:39 am 12/20/2011

    The streaming service already has a bunch of library content deals signed for the U.K., and has said it plans to launch here next year.Read more

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  3. THR's 2011 Biggest Rule Breakers: Kim Kardashian, Netflix's Reed Hastings, Chuck Lorre and Ashton Kutcher

    5:33 pm 12/18/2011

    A year end celebration of the people who eschewed conventional wisdom and landed on top.Read more

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  4. Wall Street Weighs in on Netflix Deal Chatter

    7:05 am 12/13/2011

    "Netflix could be a prime target for any sort of M&A," including deals involving entertainment companies, says Miller Tabak analyst David Joyce, while others caution that bankers are simply encouraging acquisition talk.Read more

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  5. Netflix Prepping Eli Roth-Directed Horror Series

    1:27 pm 12/12/2011

    The company is nearing a 13-episode order for "Hemlock Grove," a thriller based on Brian McGreevy’s upcoming horror novel by the same name.Read more

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  6. Netflix Stock Spikes on Verizon Takeover Rumor

    10:19 am 12/12/2011

    Reports surfaced Monday that the telephone giant is interested in bidding for the leading streamer of movies and TV shows.Read more

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  7. Redbox to Team With Verizon on Internet-Streaming Business

    2:03 pm 12/8/2011

    Reports of a new subscription service that would compete with the likes of Netflix and Hulu caused Coinstar stock to jump 8 percent.Read more

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  8. Verizon Looked at Buying Hulu

    10:59 am 12/7/2011

    The telecom giant's CEO at a UBS conference also commented on a report that Verizon was planning an online streaming service that could rival Netflix.Read more

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  9. Netflix's Reed Hastings Calls HBO Go His Primary Competition

    2:48 pm 12/6/2011

    At a packed presentation in New York, the CEO jokes that he's the object of "pity" for recent missteps and predicts that, in a decade, half of all TV viewing in the country will come through Internet streaming. Read more

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  10. Netflix Picks Luxemburg as European HQ

    6:23 am 12/6/2011

    The online streaming service plans to bow in the U.K. and Ireland early next year.Read more

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