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Netflix In Talks To Become Just Another Cable Channel
2012-03-07 10:26:42

Chief Executive for Netflix, Reed Hastings, is in discussions to add the online movie streaming service to cable operators in what would be would be a major about-face for many in the traditional cable industry who had initially seen Netflix as a threat to their $100 billion-a-year business, reports Yinka Adegoke and Lisa Richwine for Reuters. Such talks could lead to Netflix becoming available as another on-demand option for cable subscribers through their set-top boxes, according to...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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