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After Crushing the Movie Rental Business Model, Netflix Crushes Itself

Netflix saw a meteoric rise in its stock price in 2010 after successfully weathering the devastating financial crisis that stifled wages, depressed consumer demand, and threatened just about every other retailer in existence. This was largely thanks to its relentless investment in video streaming and rising broadband access throughout the country after inventing a new […]


Netflix Business Model Takes on Hollywood

Starz and Showtime recently announced that several hit shows such as Dexter would not be available for instant download on Netflix due to fears of declining DVD revenues.  Whether it makes sense or not, physical products, like DVDs, can command higher prices than non-physical digital versions.  To better understand this concept, all one has to […]


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