If you know anything about Amazon’s PR tactics, you know the company almost never discloses sales numbers for specific products. So when the company strayed from its norm a bit late last year by saying that “tens of millions” of people were members of Prime, its… [Read more on Re/Code]
Don’t look now, but the smartphone is now the “first screen.”
Actually, you probably are looking now: IDC research shows that 80 percent of smartphone users check their phones within 15 minutes of waking up, and 79 percent of smartphone users have their phone on or near them for all but two hours of their waking day.
For the first time since such things began to be measured, says research from… [Read more on Re/Code]
Netflix Inc will launch its online movie and TV subscription service later this year in France, Germany and four other European countries, in a major push into new markets.
The other new countries Netflix will enter in late 2014 are Austria, Switzerland, Belgium and Luxembourg, the California-based company said in a statement on Wednesday.
Netflix previously said it… [Read more on Re/Code]