The Wachowski sisters' TV series is a celebration of empathy and community.
Given the carnivorous trend of the US presidency, it is unsurprising that food is a significant metaphor in House of Cards.
Films funded and streamed by Netflix and Amazon are playing an important role in this year's festival.
Police drama Happy Valley beat off the challenge of high-profile streamed dramas to carry off the big prize.
While there are some some safety concerns about watching the show, 13 Reasons Why raises many issues relevant to adolescents – and we should learn from them.
Cancer researchers dream of offering personalized treatments to patients. Can they get there using the same math that drives Netflix recommendations?
Don't listen to the headlines linking binge watching to depression and loneliness. It can be a positive experience – but only if we think of it as a good thing.
Is it time the Premier League developed an on-demand, Netflix-style football watching service?
It's not all child's play.
Netflix has seamlessly adapted to new technologies and disrupted existing business models. But unlike traditional media enterprises, Netflix has never tried to attract a mass audience.
The recently broadcast TV mini-series, “Mars”, combines fiction and nonfiction in a way that places them in balance. This kind of combination is likely to feature in more television series and films.
The traditional TV schedule is still more important than we might think.
Netflix’s most ambitious and expensive original drama is historical fiction at its most lavish.
Streaming television may actually facilitate important forms of human interaction, like participating in politics.
The digital conqueror took to the stage in Edinburgh with some harsh words for the TV industry.
The Netflix series Stranger Things is a throwback to the glory days of cinematic horror. And as VHS disappears from our shelves, this show's 80s-infused nostalgia is doubly poignant.
The era of the VCR is coming to a close, but it's impact on the way we consume and produce content has been profound.
Contrary to popular belief, several recent studies suggest that plot spoilers don't always make us like a film or books less – and may even make us like it more.
The popular TV series encourages us to question how we understand identity and community in light of religion.
If you like binge-watching Netflix, streaming audio or online gaming, then you should be celebrating this week. And if your business depends on reaching a wide audience online, you should join in.