, Also in January 2016, Netflix announced it would begin blocking virtual private networks, or VPNs. , Netflix has long been criticized for offering content that presents wellness pseudoscience and conspiracy theories as true.  Disney reported in early 2020 that their subscriber count had blown past internal and industry estimates at 50 million globally - a 22 million increase since the prior report two months earlier.  Netflix will partner with airlines to provide them with its mobile streaming technology.  This new metric was criticized as commentators felt two minutes was far too little of any show to engage a viewer, and instead the move by Netflix was to artificially increase viewership to put their numbers on par with television networks and movie ticket sales, such as trying to compare viewership of The Witcher with that of HBO's Game of Thrones. On July 10, 2020, Netflix became the largest entertainment/media company by market capitalization. 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It was praised for its refreshing take on the teen dramedy genre with honesty, vulnerability, and raunch. , In February 2013, Netflix announced it would be hosting its own awards ceremony, The Flixies. Débora Zanolli como Sandra, secretaria de Antonio en el hospital. , Netflix has played a prominent role in independent film distribution. As of late 2006, Red Envelope Entertainment also expanded into producing original content with filmmakers such as John Waters. Orange is the New Black was nominated in the comedy categories, earning nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series and Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series. , Netflix initiated an initial public offering (IPO) on May 29, 2002, selling 5.5 million shares of common stock at the price of US$15.00 per share. This led to widespread criticism of the streaming company for giving Paltrow a platform to promote her company Goop, which has been criticized for making unsubstantiated claims about the effectiveness of the health treatments and products it promotes. The science fiction horror Stranger Things premiered in July 2016, music-driven drama The Get Down in August, historical drama The Crown in November, and the year's premieres included comedy shows such as Love, Flaked, Netflix Presents: The Characters, The Ranch, and Lady Dynamite. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat.