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Netflix Super HD goes live for all subscribers

Netflix Super HD goes live for all subscribers

Netflix has enabled Super HD video for all of its streaming subscribers, having trialled the low-compression system earlier this year in an ISP-dependent test run. Then, Netflix only offered the service - which is 1080p Full HD, but using less compression for better quality visuals - to those viewers using an ISP with a direct connection to the company's own servers. Now, however, it has lifted that limitation.

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Netflix offered by Virgin Media UK pay-TV provider

Netflix offered by Virgin Media UK pay-TV provider

Virgin Media is a pay television provider in the UK and it and Netflix have announced an industry first. Netflix is now being offered to Virgin Media subscribers marking the first time that a Web-delivered product has been integrated by a major pay-TV provider. Virgin Media plans to begin testing Netflix with 40,000 its customers who use TiVo set-top boxes.

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Arrested Development Season 5 tipped (again) for Netflix after movie

Arrested Development Season 5 tipped (again) for Netflix after movie

With the oncoming Arrested Development movie - yes, for real, for the thousandth time - appearing sooner than later, an interview with Rolling Stone had creator Mitch Hurwitz speaking up about Season 5 coming soon after. Though he's still not sure when the movie will be appearing, he is working on it. He also suggests that once the movie is made, there'll be plenty of room for another season of the show on Netflix.

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PlayStation 4 cuts fees for online services: Netflix, Hulu, chat included

PlayStation 4 cuts fees for online services: Netflix, Hulu, chat included

In a bit of a change-up from past fees from notable console-selling brands, the Sony PlayStation 4 has been revealed this week to be coming without fees for online chat or third-party app streaming for apps such as Hulu and Netflix. This news came aside reassurance that a $50-a-year PlayStation Plus subscription would have a big of a flip in which services it offered. A PlayStation Plus subscription brings a user free online multiplayer - users will not be able to play multiplayer online without this subscription unless the games they are playing are also free-to-play.

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