Netflix for football: FIFA launches its own free streaming platform

World soccer’s governing body, FIFA, entered the streaming platform business when it launched a Netflix and Amazon Prime version of soccer on Tuesday. The free service will offer live streaming of thousands of soccer matches, as well as stock footage from the World Cup and a library of other material in a variety of languages. … Read more

‘Bridgerton’ Book Sales Spike After Netflix Adaptation

Julia Quinn’s Regency-era “Bridgerton” book series is seeing renewed popularity since the hit Netflix adaptation aired in December 2020. “I immediately went out and bought the rest of his books,” Shonda Rhimes said in a recent interview. “The way you talk about her is delicious. I thought, ‘These are characters I’d like to meet.’ They … Read more