Netflix – long known for its movie offerings – is now trying to change the way you watch television.
Earlier this year, the company released the original series “House of Cards,” starring Kevin Spacey.
Yesterday it announced a deal to have the Wachowski siblings, who made the Matrix movies, create an original sci-fi series.
And in May, Netflix is releasing a new season of Arrested Development, which has been off the air for six years.
When the S&P 500 reached an all-time closing high yesterday, Netflix was No. 1 overall.
But there’s competition coming from other streaming video services, including Amazon and Hulu.
Jeremy Hobson joins Robin Young as co-host of Here & Now in its new 2-hour format, from WBUR and NPR.
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