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3 fixes for Netflix’s “What to watch?” problem

Wasting time every night debating with yourself or your partner about what to watch on Netflix is a drag. It burns people’s time and good will, robs great creators of attention, and leaves Netflix vulnerable to competitors who can solve discovery. A ReelGood study estimated that the average user spends 18 minutes per day deciding. To date, Netflix’s solution has been its state-of-the-art artificial intelligence that offers personalized recommendations. But that algorithm is ignorant of how...
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Netflix vs. Hulu: Which streaming service is right for you?

Netflix and Hulu are two of the biggest names in streaming entertainment. Our guide will help you decide which streaming service has the content you want and the best value for your limited budget. The post Netflix vs. Hulu: Which streaming service is right for you? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Home Theater, Movies & TV, Hulu, Netflix

FOX’s X-Men Series ‘The Gifted’ Canceled After Two Seasons

Now that Disney has taken over the properties of 20th Century Fox, fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are excited to see characters like the X-Men, Fantastic Four and Deadpool back home at Marvel Studios. But that means the other Marvel Comics properties are becoming obsolete. The X-Men film franchise is ending with Dark Phoenix this summer, and it appears the Fox television series The Gifted is following suit, because FOX has canceled the series after two seasons. News of The Gifted being...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Fox, Deadpool, Marvel Comics, Hulu, X-men, Marvel Studios, Phoenix, Jessica Jones Luke Cage, Comic Book/Superhero, Fox Television, The Gifted, Disney Since Disney, Loki WandaVision Falcon Winter Soldier and Marvel

FOX Is Keeping Last Man Standing With Season 8 Renewal

FOX is keeping Last Man Standing with season 8 renewal After finding a new home on a new network, it appears Tim Allen’s latest hit series Last Man Standing is not leaving any time soon as FOX has greenlit an eighth season of the Friday night half-hour sitcom, according to The Hollywood Reporter. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(...
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Rest Stop: Stephen King’s Short Story Is Coming to the Big Screen

Rest Stop: Stephen King’s short story is coming to the big screen Deadline is reporting that Stephen King’s short story Rest Stop is being developed into a film adaptation for Legendary Entertainment. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250...
Tags: Movies, Julianne Moore, Horror, Amc, Stephen King, Alex Garcia, Hulu, King, Esquire Magazine, Christopher Robin, Peter Straub, Alex Ross Perry, Movie News, Ali Mendes, Craig Flores, Rest Stop

'Ramy' puts fresh spin on Muslim experience

'Ramy' review: Ramy Youssef stars in Hulu series that puts fresh spin on Muslim experience
Tags: Cnn, Hulu, Ramy, Ramy Youssef

The top comedy shows on Netflix and other streaming services

Parrot Analytics provided Business Insider the top 10 most in-demand comedy shows on Netflix and other streamers from the last month. They include Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black," Hulu's "Shrill," and YouTube Premium's "Cobra Kai." Visit for more stories. Netflix is the streaming champion, but it has some competition when it comes to original comedy TV shows. Hulu has been making strides in this area recently, most notably with the Aidy Bryant-starring "Shrill," which ...
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What's it like dating as a young Muslim American? Hulu's 'Ramy' shows hard, funny truths

Hulu's new comedy "Ramy," streaming Friday, shows the realities of dating for two millennial Muslims living at home with their strictly religious parents.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Hulu, Ramy

I completely gave up using the internet for 5 days — and it was way harder than I could have ever imagined

I stopped using the internet for five days to see how hard it would be. By the end of the five days, I had realized how seamlessly the internet had crept into every aspect of my life, from exercising to driving to choosing a restaurant. I won't completely give up the internet for good, but I did learn to balance out my internet usage better. Visit for more stories. My name's Dave, and I have an addiction. I am powerless against the lure of the internet. That...
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John Hoogenakker Joins Castle Rock Season 2

John Hoogenakker joins Castle Rock season 2 Deadline reports that John Hoogenakker, of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan fame, has joined the cast of Hulu’s Castle Rock Season 2 from J.J. Abrams and Stephen King.The upcoming season will explore a feud between warring clans that comes to a boil when budding psychopath Annie Wilkes (played by Lizzy Caplan), King’s nurse from hell, gets waylaid in Castle Rock. Hoogenakker will play a man with a complicated connection to Wilkes. The Castle Rock Season 2 ca...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Stephen King, Maine, TV News, Hulu, King, Supergirl, Tom Clancy, J J Abrams, Wilkes, Rita Hayworth, Castle Rock, Annie Wilkes, Tim Robbins

Pinterest goes public, Carl’s Jr.’s hemp burger and Serena Williams the VC: Thursday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Search for “Ad Age” under “Skills” in the Alexa app. What people are talking about today Digital-scrapbooking platform Pinterest and video-conferencing software maker Zoom are set to start trading today. As J.P. Mangalindan, chief tech correspondent for Yahoo Finance notes, they are “two of at least eight tech companies eyein...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Fcc, Washington Post, Youtube, Time, Advertising, Disney, Samsung, Bloomberg, New York Times, The New York Times, Susan Wojcicki, Nbc Universal, Hulu

Hulu and Netflix Fyre Festival Docs May Face Subpoenas Because the Shitstorm Is Never-Ending

Since Hulu and Netflix released dueling documentaries on the Fyre Festival fiasco, both films have stirred controversy. And now both could be facing subpoenas.Read more...
Tags: Science, Netflix, Hulu, Fyre Festival, Fyre Media, FuckJerry, Jerry Media

What’s new on Hulu in May 2019, and what’s leaving soon

Our complete list of what's new on Hulu for May 2019, our personal favorites, and which titles will be removed will help you catch up on all the site has to offer -- and ensure you don't miss any titles heading into the streaming ether. The post What’s new on Hulu in May 2019, and what’s leaving soon appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Home Theater, Streaming, Hulu, Movies & TV, July

Wattpad partners with Sony Pictures Television in first-look deal for original programming

Wattpad, the online storytelling community whose authors’ works have been turned into Netflix movies, TV shows for Hulu and projects for other studios both in the U.S. worldwide, announced today a new partnership with Sony Pictures Television. The deal gives Sony a first-look option for up-and-coming Wattpad stories — in other words, a way to snag the next big teen hit that already has a built-in fan base. Wattpad says it will work with Sony to help it to identify the popular stories on its pl...
Tags: Publishing, TV, Television, Media, Tech, Netflix, Sony, Hulu, Sony Pictures Television, UTA, Wattpad, Katerina, Sony Pictures TV, Lindsey Rosin, Machine Learning Technology, Wattpad Studios

Hulu and Netflix may face subpoena over Fyre Festival documentaries

Hulu LLC and Netflix Inc. may face subpoenas over their production of documentaries about the festival. Gregory Messer, the Chapter 7 trustee for the Fyre Festival estate, sought the subpoenas in a filing Tuesday in bankruptcy court. He asked the judge to require Hulu and Netflix to show whether they paid for footage that should have been deemed an asset of the company. “In order to create the documentaries, both Hulu and Netflix used unique behind-the-scenes footage of the festival,” Messer s...
Tags: Advertising, Netflix, Hulu, Bahamas, Netflix Inc, Messer, McFarland, Hulu LLC, Billy McFarland, Gregory Messer

Meet the 100 people transforming the world of business

The world of business is changing rapidly. Artificial intelligence and autonomous vehicles promise to change just about everything. Over-the-top viewing, or OTT, is transforming how we entertain ourselves. Direct-to-consumer brands are changing how we shop. There are new ways to go to the doctor, new ways of working, and new ways to invest. And urgent conversations are being had about purpose, the beneficiaries of these innovations, and what should be done to help those who risk being left behi...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Hollywood, Trends, Merck, Walmart, Harvard, Patagonia, Silicon Valley, Harry, New York Stock Exchange, Hulu, Kenneth Frazier, Costco, Jason Blum

Joey King on how she 'completely transformed' to become Gypsy Rose Blanchard in 'The Act'

Joey King on her transformation in the Hulu's drama "The Act," which is based on the life of Gypsy Rose Blanchard and the murder of her mother, Dee Dee.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Hulu, Joey King, Dee Dee, Gypsy Rose Blanchard

As Netflix Contends With More Rivals, Hulu Stands Out

With 148 million subscribers and a value of $157 billion, Netflix is the leader in streaming. But Hulu, now controlled by Disney, has something Netflix doesn’t: ads. And they are worth a lot.
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Reed Hastings says Netflix has 'no big appetite, no big need' for mergers (NFLX)

Netflix hasn't made many acquisitions to date, and doesn't plan to go on a shopping spree now, CEO Reed Hastings said Tuesday. The company still has plenty of room to grow by just focusing on developing new shows and movies and improving its service, he said. Hastings' comments follow some major Hollywood mergers, and come amid pressure on new player Apple to get in the game. Visit for more stories. Don't expect Netflix to make any big acquisitions anytime soon. That was t...
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A Guide to Picking the Right Streaming Service for You

It’s 2019, and if you haven’t cut the cable cord yet, it might be time to consider making the switch to streaming. With a ton of affordable options in the marketplace, streaming services get you much of the same content as conventional cable, with the added convenience of taking your programming on the go. It […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Amazon Prime, Netflix, Espn, Hulu, VarietySpy, Right Streaming Service

Disney CEO Bob Iger Says Fox Purchase Was All About Building Disney+ Content

Ever since the deal for The Walt Disney Company to buy tons of assets from 21st Century Fox was announced, there has been a fair share of concern about what this means for the future of studio filmmaking. Now that the deal has closed, we’ve already  seen some of the upsetting fallout of that purchase, but it will be years before we see how this changes the box office landscape. However, aside from the worries of cinephiles who think this is one more step in Disney owning the entire world, CEO B...
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Netflix slides after beating Q1 subscriber growth estimates but giving weak guidance for the months ahead (NFLX)

Netflix posted its biggest quarter ever for subscriber growth, adding 9.6 million net paid subscribers globally.  It also beat Wall Street estimates and company guidance for revenue and earnings per share. But the company's guidance for subscriber growth was weaker for the second quarter than Wall Street expected, and the stock slid. Investors are keeping a close eye on subscriber growth, as competing streaming services from companies like Disney and Apple enter the fray. Netflix posted its f...
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Netflix adds 9.6m subscribers in three months despite increasing competition

Streaming service, which spent $12bn on original content in 2018, beat analysts exceptions in latest earnings reportNetflix added 9.6 million new subscribers in the first three months of the year even as it increased prices and faced stiffer competition from rivals including Amazon, Apple and Hulu.The streaming video service now has nearly 149 million subscribers worldwide and beat analysts expectations in its latest . Its often volatile share price dipped slightly after the news broke, falling...
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Mandatory Streamers: Ramy Is Hulu’s Latest Must-See Comedy Series

Mandatory Streamers: Ramy is Hulu’s latest must-see comedy series Welcome to Mandatory Streamers, our latest column covering the best new streaming content coming your way every week! For the week of April 15, Ramy Youssef stars in Hulu’s new comedy series Ramy, which is already receiving rave reviews. Created, written, and executive produced by Youssef, the series follows a first generation Egyptian-American who is on a spiritual journey in his politically-divided New Jersey neighborhood. Ch...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, UK, TV, Movies, Nbc, New Jersey, TV News, Cbs, Seth Rogen, David Tennant, Annie, Marissa, Aidy Bryant, Hulu, Barry

Daily Crunch: Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Fold

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Unfolding the Samsung Galaxy Fold After eight years of teasing a folding device, Samsung finally pulled the trigger with an announcement at its developer’s conference late last year. But the device itself remained mysterious. Earlier this week, Brian Heater finally held the Galaxy Fold in his hands, and h...
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Aidy Bryant’s ‘Shrill’ is Getting a Second Season at Hulu

Scream it loud for all to hear: Shrill has been renewed for a second season. Hulu has ordered Shrill season 2 for an expanded sophomore run in 2020, following the critical acclaim that the Aidy Bryant-led comedy met with the release of its first season in March. The SNL cast member is set to reprise her role in the Hulu comedy series based on the book by Lindy West. The Hollywood Reporter couldn’t keep quiet about the news that Shrill is getting a second season. The outlet reported that the ...
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LIVE: Netflix reports Q1 earnings (NFLX)

Wall Street and the media are smitten with Netflix and Disney's streaming rivalry. Netflix will report its first-quarter earnings after the markets close on Tuesday, and investors will be looking for solid global subscriber growth, and for management to put them at ease ahead of competition from upcoming services like Disney+ and Apple TV+, both of which were announced in the past month. Netflix lost more than $8 billion in market value since last Thursday, when Disney+ was revealed, before reb...
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Netflix is flat on Q1 subscriber growth beat and weak Q2 guidance (NFLX)

Netflix posted its first-quarter earnings on Tuesday, and eclipsed Wall Street estimates and company guidance for revenue, earnings per share, and global paid net subsciber additions during the period. But weaker-than-expected guidance for subscriber growth in the second quarter tapered the results.  Netflix added 9.6 million paid subscribers globally—its biggest quarterly haul ever—bringing it to nearly 149 million members worldwide. In the second quarter, it expects to add 5 million paid subs...
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Toyota tries 'disruptive' Corolla campaign

Toyota Motor North America's latest ad campaign uses a transcultural approach to spark interest in the all-new 2020 Corolla, Automotive News reports. The campaign uses a series of 30- and 60-second broadcast and digital spots to convey that the 2020 Corolla is for those who value individuality and the road less traveled. A Toyota spokesperson told Automotive News that it has moved from marketing to individual ethnic groups to a more inclusive "total market" approach, which the automaker re...
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Fender is celebrating the final season of 'Game of Thrones' with 3 custom-made electric guitars, and there's one for each of the main houses

Fender has created a trio of Custom Shop guitars to celebrate "Game of Thrones." The axes are based on iconic Fender designs and will sell for $25,000-$35,000. The collaboration is the result of Fender's guitar-playing CEO connecting with the guitar-playing showrunner of "Game of Thrones." Visit for more stories. If you wanted to come up with an epic book series and TV show that would appeal to fans of heavy metal and progressive rock, you'd probably create "Game of Thro...
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