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Netflix’s Overall Electricity Usage Jumped 84% in 2019, Outpacing Subscriber Growth

Netflix disclosed that its total energy consumption in 2019 was 451,000 megawatt-hours — enough to power around 40,000 average American homes for a full year. – Todd Spangler, Variety » https://trib.al/L5U68MU

Netflix to Launch Its Paris Office on Jan. 17

As previously announced, the French outpost won’t be dedicated to production as in Spain, where Netflix bowed its first European production hub, but it will be staffed with executives working across several fields, including production, acquisition, and marketing. The 27,000-square-foot office will spread over three floors and will be located in the heart of Paris, in a chic and hip neighborhood in the city’s 9th arrondissement. – Elsa Keslassy, Variety » https://trib.al/yot6rBf

Comcast fights hometown, says report on poor customer service “inaccurate”

Comcast’s headquarters are in Philadelphia, but in some respects the company provides worse service to its hometown than to other major cities, according to the community needs assessment and system technical review conducted by consulting firm CBG Communications. Comcast’s 15-year cable television franchise agreement with Philadelphia expires later this year. It authorizes the company to use public rights-of-way in order to operate cable service. – Jon Brodkin, Ars Technica