HBO announcement spells doom for cable and satellite

HBO announcement spells doom for cable and satellite

HBO to unleash a game-changer. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 16 October 2014 HBO announcement spells doom for cable and satellite The revolution to rid ourselves of cable and satellite TV providers took a long-awaited step forward yesterday when HBO...
Streaming ads are getting out of hand

Streaming ads are getting out of hand

Streaming ads are getting out of hand Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 28 October 2013 At least rotate in some new ones Having exhausted a great deal of the new releases on Netflix, I jumped onto Crackle to see if it had anything worth watching. I cued up an...
House of Cards is here, but Netflix content has more work to do

House of Cards is here, but Netflix content has more work to do

House of Cards is here, but Netflix content has more work to do Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 12 February 2013 Netflix has the promise to be better than HBO The Netflix content library just got a boost, but it’s still not there yet. Back in 2011 the...
Netflix, please stay away from cable

Netflix, please stay away from cable

Netflix, please stay away from cable Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 7 March 2012 You don’t need those crooks It seems that Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, is quietly in talks with cable companies in a possible attempt to add the Netflix service as an...
A Samsung TV with Google TV sounds like more of the same

A Samsung TV with Google TV sounds like more of the same

A Samsung TV with Google TV sounds like more of the same Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 29 November 2011 There’s nothing here to topple Apple TV Samsung is currently in late stage talks to bring Google TV to its new line of televisions. The pairing...
The future of Netflix doesn’t rest on two brands

The future of Netflix doesn’t rest on two brands

The future of Netflix doesn’t rest on two brands Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 20 September 2011 Netflix doesn’t need a Qwikster brand A letter sent Sunday evening by Netflix’s CEO Reed Hastings begins with an apology, followed by an...