Latest Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Updates: Subscribers Attraction, Privacy Glitch & More

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How Netflix’s Bet on Originals Is Already Paying Off (Variety)
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) original series like “House of Cards” and “Orange Is the New Black” aren’t great for attracting new subscribers — but they’ve become a key way for the No. 1 streaming service to retain them. That’s according to a new consumer survey by RBC Capital Markets. In a survey of 1,078 U.S. Internet users, the Wall Street firm found that 43% of Netflix customers said original content was a “moderately” to “extremely” important factor influencing their decision to keep the service.

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New Netflix Ads: Use Us To Watch ‘Breaking Bad,’ ‘Sons of Anarchy’ (Web Pro News)
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has put out a couple of new ads under the title “TV Too,” showing that yes, Netflix is indeed TV too. These ads showcase a bunch of the popular television shows that you can stream on Netflix. It doesn’t bother to show you any of its originals (it has a new ad for that as well), but just the shows that already have big followings, like Breaking Bad, Sons of Anarchy, Glee, New Girl, The Vampire Diaries, Mad Men, Once Upon A Time, The Killing, Scandal, Revenge, Family Guy, Burn Notice, Parks & Recreation, and of course The Walking Dead.

Netflix Privacy Settlement Faces Challenge (Inline Media Daily)
Some Netflix users are asking a federal appellate court to vacate the company’s $9 million settlement of a class-action privacy lawsuit. The users argue that the settlement, which was approved in March, doesn’t benefit Netflix members who were affected by the alleged privacy glitch.

Netflix To Get Kathleen Madigan Comedy Special On 9/11 (Web Pro News)
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) as you may know, is greatly expanding its comedy offerings. This has been coming in the form of both TV shows and stand-up comedy (not to mention Netflix’s original series). Last week, Netflix made headlines with a an upcoming special from Aziz Ansari.

Netflix: Exposing Wall Street’s Incomplete Bull Case (The Streer)
Watch my appearance on CNBC with Lazard analyst Barton Crockett. Then allow me to provide context on both the nature of the exchange and Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), company and stock. First, between CNBC and CNN, I’ve been on television several dozen times over the last year or so. Thursday was the first day I really laid into somebody.

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