A legendary venture capitalist who made early investments in Twitter and Skype explains why he turned down Netflix — and what he learned from it

Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper built his fortune by being in an early investor in successful tech startups includingTwitter andSkype. In a recent interview withEntrepreneur, Draper said he didn’t understand whyNetflix CEO and cofounderReed Hastings wanted to focus on mailing DVDs instead of the budding technology for streaming. Draper said he more often regrets not taking a chance onstartups than […]

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Netflix subscribers spot hilarious description blunders

Do not adjust your set! Netflix subscribers share hilarious snaps of films with mixed-up descriptions – including E.T.’s VERY sinister twist as a film about a ‘lady terrorist’ Netflix subscribers shared hilarious photos of films with the wrong description Eighties classic sci-fi film E.T. is described as a story about a female terrorist  Family favourite Shrek The Musical is advertised […]

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Line of Duty star Craig Parkinson and Edward Holcroft

Cressida Bonas’s ex Edward Holcroft injures his arm and receives oxygen from paramedics while filming Julian Fellowes’s Netflix football drama The English Game Actor was spotted in a sling receiving oxygen from a paramedic in Manchester The English Game follows the origins of football from the Victorian period  The six-part series is said to dramatise the origins of the modern sport and […]

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Simran Sethi Quits Netflix India Role

Simran Sethi, the Los Angeles-based director of Netflix international originals, responsible for India content, has resigned and will quit after a transition period. Netflix did not comment. Sources familiar with the matter told Variety that Netflix prefers an executive based in India to oversee local original content that has now grown to 11 series and 22 films. Sethi, who grew […]

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Mindhunter Season 2 Will Focus on a Whole New Set of Horrific Murders

If you barely got Ed Kemper out of your mind after the terrifying first season of Netflix’s Mindhunter, you’ll want to brace yourself for more chilling criminal investigations. In August, the twisty series is returning for a second season, this time tackling the tragic Atlanta Child Murders, during which at least 29 black children were kidnapped and murdered between 1979 […]

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