The DVD and streaming-video company has the expertise and brand name to strike local deals and leverage content in new regions.
Reed Hastings posts upbeat viewership comments on Facebook.
The online retailer is reportedly developing a smartphone, and the Internet portal is down to 2 CEO candidates.
These ailing companies may soon find themselves under new management.
Stocks pare earlier losses after new European easing measures and signs of improvement in the US labor market.
Severe weather left Amazon's cloud storage centers in northern Virginia without power, crippling large segments of the web that rely on its digital architecture.
Still, its stock price estimate implies a 60% premium to current market price.
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