Los Gatos, Calif. – Online DVD rental service Netflix (NASD: NFLX) on
Wednesday reported a 42% rise in subscribers during the second quarter, to 15
million. The company also said that 61% of its subscribers used the company’s
Instant Streaming feature to stream TV episodes or movies to a computer or TV
set in the second quarter, up from 37% a year ago and 55% in the first quarter.