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The streaming platform Netflix was founded in 1997 and started as a DVD sales and rental by mail service. In 2007, the focus shifted to streaming media and by 2013 CEO Reed Hastings had Netflix in the content-production industry.

Today, the streaming giant operates in more than 190 countries, has over 200 million subscribers, and is valued at over $180 billion.

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    By Sara Belcher
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    By Chrissy Bobic
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    By Chrissy Bobic
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    Entertainment

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    By Shannon Raphael
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    Entertainment

    Season 2 of 'The Bureau of Magical Things' Might Not Hit Netflix for a While

    By Leila Kozma
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    Entertainment

    'Fear Street Part One' Brings LGBTQ+ and Racial Representation to Horror Films

    By Kori Williams
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    Entertainment

    Season 1 of 'Young Royals' Arrived on Netflix Only Recently — What About Season 2?

    By Leila Kozma
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    How Much Does the Crew of 'Big Timber' Make for Their Hard Work?

    By Pippa Raga
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    Entertainment

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    By Shannon Raphael
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    Reality TV

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    By Kori Williams
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    By Tatayana Yomary
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    By Anna Garrison
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    Entertainment

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    By Shannon Raphael
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    Entertainment

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    By Shannon Raphael
  • Adam Demos and Sarah Shahi
    Entertainment

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    By Leila Kozma
  • The Chair
    Entertainment

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    By Tatayana Yomary
  • Marcus Thomas and Liam Neeson
    Entertainment

    'Ice Road Truckers' Stars Understand the Experiences in Netflix's 'Ice Road'

    By Chrissy Bobic
  • Ian Bailey
    Entertainment

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    By Shannon Raphael
  • Emily Miller and Cam Holmes
    Entertainment

    Are Emily Miller and Cam Holmes Still Together from 'Too Hot to Handle' Season 2?

    By Shannon Raphael
  • 'Tattoo Redo'
    Entertainment

    Netflix's 'Tattoo Redo' Lets You Erase Those Embarrassing Tats

    By Sara Belcher
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    Anime

    The Original Demon in 'The Seven Deadly Sins' Isn't Exactly a New Character (SPOILERS)

    By Kori Williams
  • Melinda Melrose
    Entertainment

    Melinda Melrose Is the Self-Proclaimed "Firecracker" of 'Too Hot to Handle' Season 2

    By Shannon Raphael
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    Entertainment

    Adam Demos and Sarah Shahi Started Dating After Meeting on the Set of 'Sex/Life'

    By Leila Kozma
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    Anime

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    By Kori Williams
  • Carly Lawrence
    Entertainment

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    By Sara Belcher
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    Entertainment

    'The Ice Road' Delivers a Inside Look at What Happens During a Mine Collapse

    By Chris Barilla
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    Entertainment

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    By Gabrielle Bernardini
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    Entertainment

    Part 2 of Netflix's 'Lupin' Ends With a Wild Chase That Took Careful Planning

    By Chrissy Bobic
  • 'The A List'
    Entertainment

    'The A List' Is Officially Back for Season 2 After Netflix Saved It from Cancelation

    By Shannon Raphael
  • Netflix's Q-Force
    Entertainment

    Netflix's 'Q-Force' Is the Animated Gay-Spy Comedy Show That You Simply Must Watch

    By Tatayana Yomary
  • 'Too Hot To Handle' Season 2
    Entertainment

    Do You Think You Could Win 'Too Hot to Handle?' Here's What the Application Process Is Like

    By Anna Garrison
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    Entertainment

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    By Shannon Raphael
  • Peter Vigilante
    Entertainment

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    By Joseph Allen
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    Entertainment

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    By Leila Kozma
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    Entertainment

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    By Sara Belcher
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    Entertainment

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    By Gabrielle Bernardini
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    Entertainment

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    By Tatayana Yomary
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    Entertainment

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    By Kori Williams
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    Entertainment

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    By Leila Kozma
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    Reality TV

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    By Mustafa Gatollari
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    Entertainment

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    By Shannon Raphael
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    Entertainment

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    By Pippa Raga
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