Tag Archives: Film

Netflix: The Game Changer (Not New)

Netflix was pretty much a game-changer day one of its incarnation. I wrote about this three years ago, though it was true long before that. Strangely, others are now only finally coming around (seeing articles popping up as if any of this is actually new) to what I thought was inevitable even before I wrote […]

How to Find the Name of a Movie When You’ve Forgot

UPDATE — You can now ask and answer all your “Name That Movie” questions over at Filmfind. This article became so wildly popular that it was well-needed. We all do it: “What’s the name of that movie?” “What’s that actor’s name?” Sometimes, you need to ease your mind because you just have to know. It’s […]

Netflix to End Cable and Blockbuster

Find updated article on the situation here. At this point, I think it’s safe to say that Netflix is an unstoppable beast. For as little as $8.99/month you can get something that is far more superior than anything Comcast or Dish has to offer at $50+/month and I think it’s very likely to put Blockbuster’s […]

Netflix — Human Rating: Some Ideas I Presented

I presented some ideas over at developer.netflix.com and by directly messaging Netflix through their “Business Development” contact page about an idea on improving movie matches and like/dislike predictions for customers. I’m not expecting much of a response considering the thousands of messages they deal with daily and the fact that there are far more brilliant […]

Some Serious Star Trek Fan Nerd Food

The following article is in reply to this post along with pictures found here. Here’s some serious nerd food for you: I didn’t actually go to the school in question, but I went to a school near there during my elementary years. We went on a field trip to their school to play this Star […]