April 14, 2019

Netflix launches 21 years ago on this day.

21 years later: $1.9 million per hour

2008 valuation: $2 billion
2018 valuation: $156 billion

2008 revenue: $1.4 billion
2018 revenue: $15.8 billion

+6,256% return on investment if you invested in 2009.

Average salary for software engineers: $256,246/yr

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of subscribers on New Year’s Eve:

2018: 146.5 million
2017: 117.6 million
2016: 93.8 million
2015: 74.8 million
2014: 57.4 million
2013: 44.4 million
2012: 33.3 million
2011: 23.5 million
2010: 20.0 million
2009: 12.3 million
2008: 9.4 million
2007: 7.5 million