According to CNN Business, the big Netflix boast should be taken with a huge grain of salt, requiring a whole list of disclaimers, qualifiers, and questions, many of which industry insiders and journalists have been pressing the streaming giant to answer over their lack of transparency.
For comparison, Netflix's "Stranger Things" tallied 15.8 million viewers in its for three days, however, the streaming service is rather tight lipped on viewership numbers. With couples or friends watching together, and some consumers sharing accounts, the actual viewership number was actually much higher.
It would be hard, for example, to say what the activity of 45 million accounts equates to in traditional box office terms.
Bird Box is now available on Netflix. "There was not the scorched-earth publicity campaign employed by movie studios to make you aware of a film you most likely do not want to see". Netflix are notoriously tight lipped about their viewing figures but have revealed just how many user accounts tuned in to watch the terrifying thriller in its first week. Each account was only counted once. So the 45 million viewer figure for "Bird Box" over the Christmas holiday (assuming people watched the whole movie) is not exactly as major as "Aquaman" pulling in $900 million over the same holiday.
Sohn is forecasting that after expanding almost 3 percent this year, the economy will grow closer to a middling 2 percent in 2019. In a tweet , President Trump advised the Fed to "feel the market" and not to "just go by meaningless numbers".
Through state news agencies, Chinese officials claimed Western countries pulled the cyber-theft accusations " out of thin air ". The information stolen could give Chinese companies access to business secrets of competitors, offering an unfair advantage.
Barcelona , Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid were the three Spanish sides that secured their passage into the round-rubbing stage. Bayern sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic believes the Germans face a "tough nut to crack" in tackling Liverpool .
Mrs May told MPs at Prime Minister's Questions: "We have a solemn duty to deliver on the result of the referendum in 2016". In response, Commons leader Andrea Leadsom defended the move and said she was determined to keep staff safe.
But Mulvaney, asked on ABC whether there was any chance the president might change his mind on Syria decision, said: "No". According to a senior administration official cited by the Washington Post , Mattis was informed of his dismissal by U.S.
Americans have been more favorable than unfavorable toward the ACA for almost two years, according to research conducted by KFF. In fact, the Supreme Court has twice upheld the law as constitutional in both 2012 and 2015 .
As of December 8, 4.1 million people had chosen plans through the federal-government run portal that 39 states use for enrollment. In the prior year, the total enrolled was 12.2 million. "The latter sawed off the last leg it stood on".
Mr Javid has appointed a "gold commander" to take overall charge of the situation and make strategic decisions about the response. The Home Office said increased activity would be led from the UK-France Co-ordination Centre at Coquelles, near Calais.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends the Future Investment Initiative conference in Riyadh on October 23, 2018. Ibrahim al-Assaf will replace Adel al-Jubeir, the foreign ministry said on Thursday citing the decree.
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If it comes back positive, Clemson can appeal the tests, but that will have to happen after the game against Notre Dame. Ostarine is created to activate the androgen receptor in a similar fashion to anabolic steroids.
Japan leaving International Whaling Commission
But the bid failed, with strong opposition from anti-whaling nations - led by Australia, the European Union and the US. Japan switched to what it calls research whaling and says stocks have recovered enough to resume the commercial hunt .
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Jennifer Cafarella, a Syria expert at the Institute for the Study of War, said the withdrawal is likely to create new problems. Defense Secretary Mattis never wavered on continuing the Obama administration's short-sighted "only ISIS" strategy in Syria.
Cutting-edge Russian robot was performer in a costume
Boris was shown on stage with co-hosts using dance moves so realistic that your dad would proudly use them at a wedding. Russian state television praised a "hi-tech robot" at a technology forum that is actually a man in a robot suit.
Apple to update iPhone software after threat of China ban
Apple is claiming that iOS 12 does not infringe on either of the two patents at the core of the latest dispute with Qualcomm. The media claim the ruling will block the sales of a number of iPhone models (from iPhone 6S all the way up to iPhone X ).