How Netflix Uses Analytics To Select Movies, Create Content, & Make Multimillion Dollar Decisions

Read on to learn more about the future of television programming and how analytics is helping Netflix become a better business and service.
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Pay TV Helps Drive Telefonica Growth in Core Market Spain

MADRID – Telefonica, a test case for telecom diversification into TV, has consolidated growth in 2016, posting operating profits of €15.118 billion ($15.95 billion), up 14.3% on 2015. Part of that growth, moreover, has come from TV as Telefonica’s quad-play Fusion offer of fixed telephony, TV, mobile
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Sling TV Is Really Helping Dish Network Add Subscribers

Dish Network reported a better-than-expected profit as it unexpectedly added pay-TV subscribers in the fourth quarter.
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Dish Network posts surprise addition of pay-TV subscribers| Reuters

U.S. satellite TV provider Dish NetworkCorp reported that it added pay-TV subscribers in thefourth quarter, while analysts were expecting the company tolose subscribers.
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Dish Network CEO: Streaming Video Is Starting To Replace Traditional Pay TV | Deadline

Dish Network CEO Charlie Ergen said in a conference call today that streaming services are "becoming a direct replacement for cable and satellite."
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New Louis CK Stand-Up Specials Are Coming Exclusively to Netflix | Variety

Louis C.K. has inked a deal with Netflix for his next two specials. The first, "2017," will premiere April 4.
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Why Martin Scorsese's Next Film Will Be Released By Netflix - The Atlantic

A $100 million gangster epic starring Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Joe Pesci has become too risky a proposition for major studios.
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Vodafone plans soft launch next month for its pay-TV service

Vodafone is putting the final touches to its heavily delayed pay-TV service for the UK, the next stage in its bid to catch up with broadband rivals such as BT and TalkTalk.
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Facebook Announces Launch of Television App - WSJ

Facebook announced a soon-to-come app that will allow users to stream videos in their news feed through set-top boxes such as Apple Inc.’s Apple TV and Amazon.com Inc.’s Fire TV.
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'Iron Fist' Trailer Debuts | Netflix Marvel Drama Stars Finn Jones | Hollywood Reporter

'Game of Thrones' grad Finn Jones stars in the action-drama.
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