Netflix

  • Netflix release list of endorsed TVs for the best experience

    If you buy a Smart TV, you’re going to have the Netflix app, but not all Netflix experiences are created equal. Today, Netflix have announced their 2018 recommendations for TVs that are faster and easier to use than ever. When you see the “Netflix Recommended TV” logo, it means...
  • Netflix’s Fastest Car crash victim is crowd-funding vehicle repairs on GoFundMe

    Netflix has a new original that’s simply amazing. Fastest Car is a great new show that puts home-built sleeper cars against Supercars in a 4-way drag contest. The winner of each round progresses to the final on the dry lake bed of El Mirage, Southern California. Even if you’re...
  • Review: Humax 2tune puts Netflix in your guide

    When TiVo dies in Australia, I looked to other PVRs and found Humax as the best option. A few years on and their product lineup continues to grow, most recently with the new Humax 2tune. While less tuners than it’s 4tune big brother, its smaller, faster and in many...
  • NBN promote 8K TV, day after Barnaby Joyce says nobody wants 1Tbps NBN

    The nbn have just published a pretty fantastic post that looks at connected tech trends that will see us consuming even more data in the future. This amazingly timed article comes the day after our Deputy Prime Minister, Barnaby Joyce, appeared on the ABC’s QandA program and told Australia...
  • Can Netflix get you chilled on Valentine’s Day?

    This Sunday is Valentine’s Day and forget long walks on the beach, it seems Aussie’s would prefer to ‘Netflix and chill’ instead. A recent Netflix study of Australians, shows that 71 % have added TV shows or specific movie genres to their dating/social media profile to attract a potential...
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    Netflix is now available in Australia, no path for existing users

    Dear Netflix, Welcome to Australia. Like many of you, I’ve been a Netflix subscriber for a couple of years now and prior to today’s Australian availability, I was forced to pretend I was American. Thanks to a DNS, the bits coming from my router, appeared as if the originated...
  • Netflix Australia pricing leaked? A$8.99–$14.99pm, impressive catalogue

    This week will see the media streaming giant, Netflix launch in Australia. We’ve known the date for a while (March 24th) but pricing and the local catalogue of shows has remained a mystery. That is until now, thanks to a /user/jimmux on Reddit, we get some early information. Obviously...
  • It’s official, Netflix launching in Australia and NZ on March 24th

    We’ve known Netflix was on it’s way to Australia for some time, but this morning we’ve had official confirmation of a launch date. From March 24th, 2015 Australia and New Zealand will get their first (official) taste of movie and tv streaming service, Netflix. Netflix will be available on...
  • Inside the creative minds at Netflix

    During CES earlier this month, I had a chance to sit down with Netflix and tap their minds about the entertainment and video industries, and discuss some upcoming changes that will roll out later this year. Netflix says we’ve spent a decade adding more pixels to displays, but there’s...