NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Taking a cue from Netflix (NFLX - Get Report) and Google (GOOG - Get Report), more and more companies are targeting the living room. And the firms that are doing the best at it will profit heavily.Earlier this year, Netflix announced in its fourth-quarter earnings report (which included a $30.9 million profit) that it now ships DVDs to 12 million customers around the U.S. It's certainly an impressive number. But it becomes an enticing figure for investors when one realizes that out of those 12 million people, 48% of them streamed at least 15 minutes of video off the company's video-streaming service. A year prior, just 28% of users were streaming videos from Netflix.
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