Is Coinstar Murdering Netflix?

Jun 15, 2012 Full story: Wall St. Cheat Sheet

The stock prices of Netflix A A and Coinstar A have headed in opposite directions since the beginning of the year - the former dropping almost 10 percent and the latter gaining nearly 40 percent.

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“Be your own light”

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#1 Jun 17, 2012
I think Netflix got greedy, lost a significant following, amazon offered the right quality, price, and service that trumps just about everything Netflix does. No one need wonder why Netflix stock is tanking.
say what

Monette, AR

#2 Jun 18, 2012
I have both amazon and netflix. amazon started out great but they have gone downhill too. They started adding drm to their shows so you can no longer watch everything on linux. You can still watch some but not all.

“Be your own light”

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#3 Jun 18, 2012
say what wrote:
I have both amazon and netflix. amazon started out great but they have gone downhill too. They started adding drm to their shows so you can no longer watch everything on linux. You can still watch some but not all.
This is the first I"ve heard of DRM (had to look it up and read a lot before I finally understood what you mean. For others wondering, I believe it means Digital Rights Management.

To the poster, why does this prevent you from watching on Linux? I'm able to watch everything so far on my iMac and my PC laptop, although I don't watch a lot. Please tell us more.

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