Tag: Netflix

Netflix is raising prices in the US

Earlier this month, Netflix raised the prices in Canada by a couple of dollars on each plan apart from the standard plan and now last week, the prices in the US have also ben increased. The standard plan in the US is $1 more, from $13 to $14 per month and the premium plan is now $18 from $16 per month. Like in Canada, the basic plan has remained the […]

Netflix will be raising prices in Canada in a few weeks

Netflix is planning on raising prices in Canada in the next few weeks, but the new prices will be immediately available if someone signs up today for example, but will be rolling out to current subscribers in the next couple of weeks. The standard HD plan which supports two screens is going up by $1 from $14CAD to $15CAD. The pricer 4K plan, which allows four screens is going up […]

Netflix will now remind customers they are paying, if accounts haven’t been used in a while

You would assume that if someone hasn’t been using Netflix for a while, they would think to cancel it or start using it again but the reality is we all forget to cancel subscriptions and let things run over. You’d also assume that Netflix wouldn’t care if you aren’t using its service, long as you are paying them but Netflix does care, this week Netflix will start notifying customers who […]

Some older Samsung TVs and Roku boxes won’t work with Netflix come December

Netflix has said that come December this year, some older Samsung and Vizio smart TVs from the 2010/2011 era will stop working with Netflix, due to technical limitations. This is to be expected, as devices – especially ones that rely on the internet, cannot be supported for ever. Netflix notified customers a few weeks ago – and today, they have provided some more information as to why it won’t work. […]

‘Orange is the New Black’ season seven will be its last

Another Netflix series is being canned this week, but it is at least going to end on a good note. Orange is the New Black is the highly successful and highly rated series based in an all women prison. The series launched back in 2013 and six seasons later the show has had mainly positive reviews over that time. Just this week, via Twitter the show posted a video with the […]

Netflix now has over 100 million subscribers

Netflix is quickly becoming huge, the online subscription service has recently surpassed 100 million subscribers this week, showing hardly any sign of slowing down. Netflix has said that in the recent check of the numbers, it has gained more US based customers from the last quarter, since 2011. Netflix now has around 103.95 million subscribers, which has increased by 5.2 million since mid April this year, when the numbers were […]

Netflix on Android can now be charged to Google Play

Similar to how the payments system works on iOS, Google also allows third-party developers to utilise users payment details from their Google Play account to make purchases for subscriptions and various things within the app. Now Netflix is one of the latest apps to use Google Play Billing, Netflix has said that this will be slowly rolling out over the next few weeks. This feature on iOS and Android just makes […]

House of Cards will have a fifth series in 2017

Good news House of Cards fans, Netflix is officially bringing back the ever popular series back to the streaming service for another fifth series, it’ll be showing in 2017 but there will be a bit of a catch, for the first four seasons Beau Willimon has been the creator, writer and show runner but he feels that it’s finally time to move on from the show and start something new. Beau […]

Netflix on the Wii U gets new update, adds profiles

Netflix for the Wii U hasn’t always had all the new features, but probably the best way in our opinion is to use an Apple TV for Netflix. But the app on Wii U has been updated and now has the option to autoplay episodes for when you’re binge watching that series and the profile features. Also the app automatically streams video to the GamePad, rather than having it for […]