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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.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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