Neil Hunt

Netflix product chief exits after 18 years

Netflix chief product officer Neil Hunt is leaving the subscription VOD service after nearly two decades, with the company’s talent boss also exiting. Netflix Japan chief Greg Peters is replacing Hunt at the unit, which designs, builds and delivers the platform’s experience. Meanwhile, chief talent officer Tawni Cranz is leaving the business to “pursue other […]

Netflix aims for ‘superior internet TV’

Netflix is partnering with electronics makers to put ‘Netflix Recommended TV’ logos on smart TVs, in a bid to help shoppers choose televisions that are “built for a superior internet TV experience”. The smart TV evaluation program is designed to identify TVs that will provide an “excellent Netflix experience”, with manufacturers able to highlight products […]

Netflix debuts new-look service

Streaming service Netflix has today launched a new “much richer and more immersive” design. The new look has been created “specifically for the big screen [television]”, featuring multiple cinematic images, new shows descriptions and personalised details on suggested programming. Netflix said the new design will help to bring the experience of the using the platform […]