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Why Netflix Is Welcoming Apple and Disney to Compete

One year ago   |   By Fortune

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Netflix reported first-quarter financial results Tuesday afternoon. The company now has nearly 150 million global subscribers. (Reminder: Disney forecasts 60 million to 90 million subscribers for its new Disney+ streaming service in five years .) Netflix is an innovator and a juggernaut, bedeviling the competition at every turn.
Netflix also is a rule breaker. It asks an outsider to "interview" its executives on video rather than conduct an...
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