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Netflix Loses Bid To Dismiss $25 Million Lawsuit Over 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'

On Tuesday, Netflix lost a bid to escape a lawsuit brought by the trademark owner of "Choose Your Own Adventure" over the 2018 immersive film Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. The series' original publisher, Chooseco, sued the company early last year for $25 million in damages, as the company says that Netflix's new movie benefits from association with the Choose Your Own Adventure series, without the company ever receiving the trademark. From Hollywood Reporter: According to the plaintiff, it has bee...
Tags: Hollywood, Tech, Fox, Netflix, Charlie Brooker, Rogers, U S District Court, Grimaldi, William Sessions, Chooseco, Bandersnatch


34 Netflix Movies To Get Excited For In 2019

2018 was the year we finally grasped the purpose of a Netflix movie. They're there to create unforgettable internet moments, experienced together. To All the Boys I Loved Before and Set It Up reminded us, after a long drought, that we do indeed love the romantic comedy. Bandersnatch had us waking up at seven in the morning to try out all the different possible endings before work. After a flurry of memes, Bird Box eventually inspired an ill-advised real world challenge. And that's not even touc...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Japan, New York, Texas, Michael Bay, Los Angeles, Taiwan, Netflix, United States, Jennifer Aniston, Shanghai, Robert De Niro, Steven Soderbergh, Joan Didion, Woody Harrelson


'Black Mirror' season 5 is coming to Netflix this summer — here are all the details

Netflix released a trailer and new details about the upcoming fifth season of its hit sci-fi anthology series, "Black Mirror," on Wednesday. The new season comes to Netflix on June 5, and stars Miley Cyrus, Anthony Mackie, and more. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Netflix's hit sci-fi anthology series is coming back next month. The streaming giant released a trailer and new details for the fifth season of creator Charlie Brooker's "Black Mirror" on Wednesday. It stars Mile...
Tags: Hbo, UK, Disney, Trends, Netflix, Miley Cyrus, Black Mirror, Charlie Brooker, Anthony Mackie, Mackie, Annabel Jones, Ludi Lin, Yahya Abdul Mateen, Angourie Rice, Bandersnatch, Miley Cyrus Anthony Mackie


New ‘Black Mirror’ trailer features Miley Cyrus, Anthony Mackie… and more dystopia

“Black Mirror” is coming back for its fifth season to once again show us why technology’s progress means we can no longer have nice things. The new season will tell three stories written by Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones. Featured performers include Anthony Mackie, Miley Cyrus, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Topher Grace, Damson Idris, Andrew Scott, Nicole Beharie, Pom Klementieff, Angourie Rice, Madison Davenport and Ludi Lin. The last “Black Mirror” feature to appear on Netflix was the intera...
Tags: TC, Actors, Tech, Netflix, Musicians, Choose Your Own Adventure, Miley Cyrus, Black Mirror, Charlie Brooker, Variety, Cyrus, Annabel Jones, Ludi Lin, Chooseco, Bandersnatch, Miley Cyrus Anthony Mackie


TV Bits: ‘Perry Mason’, ‘The Detour’, ‘Accepted’, ‘Away’, ‘She’s Gotta Have It’, ‘Game of Thrones’, ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’

In this edition of TV Bits: John Lithgow joins HBO’s Perry Mason reboot. Watch a trailer for the new season of The Detour. Annapurna will produce a series on the college admissions scandal. Hilary Swank will head to space for the Netflix series Away. She’s Gotta Have It season 2 releases its trailer. A Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience will launch a 20-city tour. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt will have its own Black Mirror-style interactive special. John Lithgow, who was last seen in Pe...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Television, Movies, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Toronto, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Netflix, Brooklyn, Annapurna, Alaska, Washington Dc, Game Of Thrones


Interactive content is coming to Walmart’s Vudu & the BBC

Netflix’s early experiments with interactive content may not have always hit the mark. Its flagship effort on this front, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, was a frustrating experiment — and now, the subject of a lawsuit. But the industry has woken up to the potential of personalized programming. Not only is Netflix pursuing more interactive content, including perhaps a rom-com, others are following suit with interactive offerings of their own, including Amazon, Google — and now, it seems — Walmart an...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Media, Tech, Walmart, Bloomberg, Bbc, Netflix, Alexa, Amazon Google, VUDU, Interactive Media, Eko, NewFronts, Bloomberg Walmart, Interactive TV


Skybound Games: Modern Live-Action Video Games Inevitable

Skybound Games deep interest in narratively-driven games is driven in part by a belief that modern live-action adventure video games are an inevitability. “I think this particular part of gaming, this particular genre is, is evolving quite rapidly,” Ian Howe, CEO of Skybound Games, told Variety in a recent interview. “I’m really pleased to see […]
Tags: The Walking Dead, Variety, Pax, PAX East, Skybound Entertainment, Skybound Games, Ian Howe, Bandersnatch, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, Pax East 2019


YouTube Has Plans for Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Shows—But Don't Expect Bandersnatch

Well, folks, it appears the inevitable choose-your-own-adventure-style YouTube programming may soon be coming to a channel near you.Read more...
Tags: Science, Youtube, Netflix, Choose Your Own Adventure, Content, Originals, Don, Bandersnatch


Netflix wants to choose its own adventure where Bandersnatch trademark case magically vanishes

Asks judge to toss sueball from branching-plot book publisher Netflix is adamant that the path of its Bandersnatch trademark lawsuit should be for the judge to throw the case out. How does El Reg respond?…
Tags: Software, Netflix, Bandersnatch


Netflix Announces New Interactive Animated Kids Show ‘Battle Kitty’

Netflix is doubling down on interactive content for kids. The streaming service announced a new interactive animated show on Tuesday dubbed “Battle Kitty” from Matt Layzell. The company didn’t share a premiere date for the show yet. “Netflix has given me the incredible opportunity to help change how young people see themselves,” said Layzell. “Like […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Bandersnatch, Battle Kitty, Matt Layzell, Layzell Like


Bear Grylls goes interactive with Netflix’s Bandersnatch-esque You vs. Wild

Think you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness, Bear Grylls-style? You vs. Wild, an eight-episode interactive Netflix series that takes cues from Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, will let you prove it. The post Bear Grylls goes interactive with Netflix’s Bandersnatch-esque You vs. Wild appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Netflix, Bear Grylls, Grylls, Movies & TV, Bandersnatch, You vs. Wild


Netflix is pursuing more interactive content, including, maybe, a rom-com

On the heels of its groundbreaking foray into interactive storytelling with the choose-your-own-adventure style “Black Mirror” episode, Bandersnatch, Netflix will look to produce much more interactive entertainment, according to vice president of content, Todd Yellin. Speaking at the FICCI-Frames conference for Indian media and entertainment in Mumbai, Yellin said in a keynote that audiences could expect many more interactive stories to come from the streaming media service, according to a repor...
Tags: TC, Hollywood, Tech, Netflix, Culture, Storytelling, Mumbai, Black Mirror, Reporter, Ross, Streaming Media, Rachel, Yellin, Interactive Storytelling, FICCI, Brooker


Netflix ‘Doubling Down’ on Interactive Series After Bandersnatch

Netflix ‘doubling down’ on interactive series after Bandersnatch Following their interactive Black Mirror movie Bandersnatch, Netflix is set to “double down” on interactive series and movies for the streaming service. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([...
Tags: TV, Movies, India, Netflix, Black Mirror, Dunkirk, FICCI, ComingSoon, David Slade, Fionn Whitehead, Todd Yellin, Netflix news, Bandersnatch, Bandersnatch Netflix, Variety VP


Netflix will 'double down' on interactive content like 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' in other genres, like comedy or romance

Netflix will "double down" on more interactive storytelling like "Black Mirror: Bandersnatch," VP of product Todd Yellin said on Tuesday. "Bandersnatch" allowed viewers to make decisions throughout the movie, and had over a trillion unique story permutations. "It won’t necessarily be science fiction, or it won’t necessarily be dark," Yellin said. "It could be a wacky comedy. It could be a romance." Netflix wants to deliver more interactive content like "Black Mirror: Bandersnatch," which allo...
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Netflix ‘Doubling Down’ on Interactive Series After ‘Bandersnatch’ Success

Netflix is doubling down on interactive series after the global success of “Black Mirror” spinoff “Bandersnatch,” the streaming giant’s VP, product, Todd Yellin, revealed in Mumbai on Tuesday. Yellin was delivering a keynote presentation at the 20th edition of media and entertainment conference, FICCI-Frames. “It’s a huge hit here in India, it’s a huge hit […]
Tags: Asia, News, India, Global, Netflix, Mumbai, Yellin, FICCI, Todd Yellin, FICCI-Frames, Bandersnatch


33 Netflix Movies To Get Excited For In 2019

2018 was the year we finally grasped the purpose of a Netflix movie. They're there to create unforgettable internet moments, experienced together. To All the Boys I Loved Before and Set It Up reminded us, after a long drought, that we do indeed love the romantic comedy. Bandersnatch had us waking up at seven in the morning to try out all the different possible endings before work. After a flurry of memes, Bird Box eventually inspired an ill-advised real world challenge. And that's not even touc...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Japan, New York, Texas, Michael Bay, Los Angeles, Taiwan, Netflix, United States, Jennifer Aniston, Shanghai, Robert De Niro, Steven Soderbergh, Joan Didion, Woody Harrelson


Five games to play if you enjoyed Black Mirror's Bandersnatch

Zombie warfare, diligent police work and time-traveling teens … here are the gaming counterparts to Netflix’s interactive specialCharlie Brooker’s Black Mirror special Bandersnatch is Netflix’s first dive into interactive storytelling. Its success will inevitably pave the way for more ambitious creators, would-be auteurs and flagrant imitators who, just like Bandersnatch’s protagonist Stefan, are eager to explore what can happen when the outcome of their stories is decided by the viewer.Of cours...
Tags: Games, Xbox One, Netflix, Playstation, Culture, Xbox, Nintendo, Playstation 4, Black Mirror, Stefan, Nintendo Switch, Bandersnatch, Brooker 's Black Mirror


Netflix Has Saved Every Choice You've Ever Made In 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'

According to a technology policy researcher, Netflix records all the choices you make in Black Mirror's Bandersnatch episode. "Michael Veale, a technology policy researcher at University College London, wanted to know what data Netflix was collecting from Bandersnatch," reports Motherboard. "People had been speculating a lot on Twitter about Netflix's motivations," Veale told Motherboard in an email. "I thought it would be a fun test to show people how you can use data protection law to ask real...
Tags: Europe, London, Tech, Eu, Netflix, Black Mirror, University College, Veale, Michael Veale, Bandersnatch, Netflix Veale


Netflix is Saving Your ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ Data…Kind of Like a ‘Black Mirror’ Episode

In a move that, honestly, we all should’ve seen coming, it looks like Netflix saved everyone’s Black Mirror: Bandersnatch answers. The streaming service has been mining all that data ever since the choose-your-own-adventure dropped, and they’re being tight-lipped about how long they plan to hang onto it. While this may seem relatively harmless, all things considered, there’s a certain invasion of privacy angle here that seems like it would be right at home in, well…a Black Mirror episode. At...
Tags: Europe, Movies, Netflix, Black Mirror, University College London, Veale, Michael Veale, Bandersnatch, Motherboard Michael Veale


The One Choice You Weren't Given In Black Mirror: Bandersnatch 

When Black Mirror: Bandersnatch was released on Netflix last December, it was fairly obvious that the choose-your-own-adventure experiment represented a fresh step in data collection for the streaming service. Now, a researcher has offered proof that Netflix is storing and mining your choices. Surprisingly, that’s…Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Data Collection, Black Mirror, Bandersnatch


4 Ecommerce Marketing Takeaways from Netflix’s Black Mirror – Bandersnatch

Black Mirror – Bandersnatch from Netflix has got everyone talking. While the interactive viewing experience is an unparalleled-first, many are concerned about the data gathered based on the viewing choices they’ve made, and how Netflix can leverage that information in the future. Others believe this is the beginning of product placements done smartly. For example, right at the beginning, the viewer must choose between Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes and Sugar Puffs to proceed with the story. Despit...
Tags: Amazon, Steve Jobs, Seo, Marketing Strategy, Netflix, Commerce, Black Mirror, Mckinsey, Kellogg, Bandersnatch, Tokopedia Indonesia, Black Mirror Bandersnatch, Ecommerce Marketing Takeaways, Bandersnatch Netflix


Bandersnatch Proved That Audiences Want to Engage and Have a Dialogue With Their Video Content

Looking beyond Bandersnatch, the expectation and demand for interactive TV is just starting. Netflix has already announced plans for more interactive TV shows, thanks to the Black Mirror episode's popularity with audiences. If you consider that Bandersnatch was a success with millennials and older generations who didn't even grow up with that much interactive content,...
Tags: Advertising, Netflix, Voice, Black Mirror, Bandersnatch


31 Netflix Movies To Get Excited For In 2019

2018 was the year we finally grasped the purpose of a Netflix movie. They're there to create unforgettable internet moments, experienced together. To All the Boys I Loved Before and Set It Up reminded us, after a long drought, that we do indeed love the romantic comedy. Bandersnatch had us waking up at seven in the morning to try out all the different possible endings before work. After a flurry of memes, Bird Box eventually inspired an ill-advised real world challenge. And that's not even touc...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Japan, New York, Texas, Michael Bay, Los Angeles, Taiwan, Netflix, United States, Jennifer Aniston, Shanghai, Robert De Niro, Steven Soderbergh, Joan Didion, Woody Harrelson


Netflix is sliding after receiving its first-ever Oscar nomination for best picture

Netflix received a best-picture Oscar nomination for the black-and-white drama "Roma." It was the streaming giant's first nomination for best picture.  Despite the announcement, shares of Netflix slid nearly 3%, underperforming the broader market. Watch Netflix trade live here. Netflix shares fell more than 3% Tuesday after the streaming platform received its first best-picture Oscar nomination for its black-and-white drama "Roma." The film drew other nominations across categories. Roma's di...
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Netflix is sliding after receiving its first Oscar nomination for best picture

Netflix on Tuesday received an Oscar nomination for best picture for the black-and-white drama "Roma." It was the streaming giant's first nomination for best picture. Despite the announcement, shares of Netflix slid nearly 3%, underperforming the broader market. Watch Netflix trade live here. Netflix shares fell more than 3% Tuesday morning after the streaming platform received its first best-picture Oscar nomination, for its black-and-white drama "Roma." The film drew other nominations acro...
Tags: Google, Trends, Netflix, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Roma, Alfonso Cuar, Bird Box, Yalitza Aparicio, Bandersnatch


‘Bandersnatch’ will be the first of many choose-your-own-adventures on Netflix

Netflix debuted something special last month: An interactive movie where you make choices for the main character. Black Mirror: Bandersnatch is the name of the choose-your-own adventure film -- an adventure that's just crazy enough to warrant inclusion in the Black Mirror universe. The streaming service confirmed that Bandersnatch is going to be the first of various pieces of interactive content in the coming years. "You should anticipate we'll do more of those [interactive shows] as we...
Tags: Hbo, News, Netflix, Black Mirror, Ted Sarandos, Peters, Sarandos, Fortnite, Greg Peters, Bandersnatch


Netflix Reveals Users’ ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ Choices and Teases More Interactive Entertainment

Netflix is notoriously stingy when it comes to releasing any information about its user base and their viewing habits – except, of course, when that data makes the company look good or its social media managers are allowed to have a bit of fun with its audience. Now the company has pulled back the veil of secrecy and offered a brief peek at some of the Black Mirror: Bandersnatch choices users made when watching the interactive movie. Read on to discover the numbers and a quote from chief conten...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, US, Netflix, Britain, Black Mirror, Ted Sarandos, Charlie Brooker, Stefan, UK Ireland, Netflix/Streaming Video, Sarandos, Kenya Barris, Shonda Rhimes Ryan Murphy, Bandersnatch


Netflix says more 'choose your own adventure' shows are on the way after the success of 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' (NFLX)

Netflix plans to make more interactive TV shows in the format of "Black Mirror: Bandersnatch," company officials said Thursday. The movie was popular with viewers and excited video content makers, officials said. Company officials see an opportunity in offering the system Netflix created to produce "Bandersnatch" to content creators. The choose-your-own adventure format of "Black Mirror: Bandersnatch" was a novelty when Netflix debuted the movie last month.  But it'll soon become a lot more c...
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Sixty Percent Of Us Chose the Frosties and More Black Mirror: Bandersnatch Stats

Admit it: As you moved your way through Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, you wondered what your friends chose. Now, Netflix has begun to let us know. Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Streaming, Black Mirror, Bandersnatch, Black Mirror Bandersnatch


30 Netflix Movies To Get Excited For In 2019

2018 was the year we finally grasped the purpose of a Netflix movie. They're there to create unforgettable internet moments, experienced together. To All the Boys I Loved Before and Set It Up reminded us, after a long drought, that we do indeed love the romantic comedy. Bandersnatch had us waking up at seven in the morning to try out all the different possible endings before work. After a flurry of memes, Bird Box eventually inspired an ill-advised real world challenge. And that's not even touc...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Japan, New York, Texas, Michael Bay, Los Angeles, Taiwan, Netflix, United States, Jennifer Aniston, Shanghai, Robert De Niro, Steven Soderbergh, Joan Didion, Woody Harrelson