Netflix is making a huge bet in its quest to become more like HBO, with high-profile, original programming to differentiate it from competitors.
The company today is releasing the full season of "House of Cards" with 13 episodes -- and offering the first episode for free to non-subscribers.
If non-subscribers want to view the remaining episodes of the political drama, they need to sign up for a minimum $7.99 per month account. It could be that customers sign up for a month, watch the complete "House of Cards" series, and then cancel the service. But … Read more