Those “House of Cards” binges may soon be going down easier, at least when it comes to how quickly they arrive over the Web. Just don’t ask how much it’s costing Netflix Inc. -- or how much consumers might one day pay.
Composting, farming, and exercising the legal right to get married all improve urban life, according to guests from Harlem to Park Slope who gathered at last night’s benefit for the Citizens Committee for New York City.
Those “House of Cards” binges may soon be going down easier, at least when it comes to how quickly they arrive over the Web. Just don’t ask how much that’s costing Netflix Inc. -- or how much it might one day cost consumers.
Netflix Inc.’s effort to secure a place for its video-subscription service on Time Warner Cable Inc. set-top boxes is on hold now that the cable operator is being sold, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Netflix Inc., adding to its growing role in kids’ online videos, obtained exclusive streaming rights to an animated TV series based on George Lucas’s “Star Wars” movies from Walt Disney Co., including the new final season.
Apple Inc. is planning to introduce a new Apple TV set-top box and is negotiating with Time Warner Cable Inc. and other potential partners to add video content, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said he’s lobbied California Governor Jerry Brown and state legislators for an expansion of state tax credits for film and TV production to stem Hollywood’s exodus of entertainment jobs.