netflix http://kplu.org en Amazon adds Dora the Explorer, other kids' shows with Viacom deal http://kplu.org/post/amazon-adds-dora-explorer-other-kids-shows-viacom-deal <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Amazon has signed a deal with Viacom for online rights to hundreds of TV shows. But the most important shows are ones geared toward kids.</span></p><p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 22:18:45 +0000 Ashley Gross 8989 at http://kplu.org Amazon adds Dora the Explorer, other kids' shows with Viacom deal Would Microsoft or Amazon.com buy Netflix? Doubtful, analyst says http://kplu.org/post/would-microsoft-or-amazoncom-buy-netflix-doubtful-analyst-says <p>Amazon.com and Microsoft are two of the cash-rich companies that investors speculate may be interested in buying Netflix. But would either of them want to? One analyst says he doubts it.</p><p>Activist investor Carl Icahn kicked up the takeover speculation last month when he disclosed that he’s bought 10 percent of Netflix. He says Netflix is too small on its own and needs to be bought by a bigger company – like Amazon, Microsoft or Google.</p> Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 7184 at http://kplu.org Would Microsoft or Amazon.com buy Netflix? Doubtful, analyst says Does Yelp help? Or is it pointless whining? http://kplu.org/post/does-yelp-help-or-it-pointless-whining <p>I read my first Yelp restaurant review this past weekend and I&#39;m pretty sure it&#39;ll be my last. So many of the posts were so whiny that they weren&#39;t even as amusing as those really dumb Netflix Member Reviews.</p><p>You know the ones ...</p><p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 11:30:00 +0000 Dick Stein 5618 at http://kplu.org Does Yelp help? Or is it pointless whining?