• Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Says Company's Model Inoculates It From Tech's Privacy Woes

    6 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    In the wake of Facebook's data scandal with Cambridge Analytica, people have gotten even more paranoid about who has access to their personal data and what they're using it for.
    During Netflix's quarterly earnings interview on Monday, Netflix chief Reed Hastings was asked by Morgan Stanley analyst Ben Swinburne how the new focus by regulators and consumers might impact the streaming giant.
    Hastings is pretty confident it won't.
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    “Well I'm very glad that we've built a business not to be ad...
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  • Netflix's Reed Hastings See Plenty More Runway; Ted Sarandos Says Day-And-Date Movies “Will Be More And More Accepted”

    6 monthes ago - By Deadline

    As an old Wall Street saying goes, the market climbs a wall of worry. In the case of Netflix , the more people worry about the company exhausting its potential , the higher it seems to climb.
    Founder and CEO Reed Hastings said during today's earnings video conference that he sees plenty more upside. “Whether our share grows or shrinks is really down to, do we make great content, market it well, serve it up beautifully?” he said. If they don't, he...
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