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Netflix •VS• Blockbuster

Posted by: , 15:23 AEST, Sat April 8, 2006

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Netflix sued Blockbuster in federal court
Netflix is seeking an injunction to stop Blockbuster from infringing on two patents that protect Netflix's business method.

The patents cover Netflix's practice of having subscribers prioritize "queues," or lists of titles they want to rent, on Netflix's Web site, and of automatically replacing each DVD that is returned for the next title on the subscriber's queue. More...

Credit: Reuters


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