In this episode:
- The news we’ve all been waiting for: iOS and Android users can now download select content from Netflix.
- Rumors circulate about Obama’s next gig. Will it be in media?
- And Netflix Original The Crown isn’t quite what we expected.
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Question of the week: What’s your favorite Netflix Original Series?
The verdict’s in: Kanye West isn’t crazy, it’s just the meds
Kanye West’s recent hospitalization was reportedly triggered by the rapper inconsistently taking medication that was prescribed for “psychological issues,” TMZ reported. — Huffington Post
Rumors circulate about what’s next for President Obama
Will he be the next Oprah? Will he continue his YouTube mini series? Will we ever hear of him again? — MIC
What We’re Streaming
We Bare Bears Season 1
Created By: Daniel Chong
Starring: Demetri Martin, Eric Edelstein, Bobby Moynihan
Netflix Original The Crown
Created by: Peter Morgan
Starring: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Vanessa Kirby
The Latest in Streaming
Netflix launches downloads for offline viewing on smartphones, tablets
Netflix has finally rolled out a feature subscribers have been requesting for years: The company will now let members worldwide download select TV shows and movies for viewing on Apple and Android devices while disconnected from the Internet. — Variety
Prime members can now purchase and stream HBO and Cinemax content directly from Amazon
An HBO subscription through Amazon costs $14.99 per month, the same as an independent subscription to HBO Now. Cinemax runs $9.99 per month. Prime members already had the option to subscribe to Showtime, Comedy Central and Starz. — Verge
If you really have to ask, Gilmore Girls was a big hit
Though Netflix doesn’t provide viewership numbers, it appears likely the “Gilmore Girls” revival has been one of their biggest hits of 2016. — The Hollywood Reporter
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