Netflix

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 […]

Netflix’s ‘The Irishman’ had 26.4 million accounts watch, in the first week

Netflix invested a lot of money in its new film, The Irishman – a reported $200 million, so it has bet a lot on this film and it seems to have paid off. The film is super long, at around 3 and a half hours and in the first week it was on the service, Netflix has revealed that in that amount of time, the film has had 26.4 million separate accounts […]

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. […]

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 now supports picture-in-picture on iPad

With iOS 9, Apple seriously improved the desirability of the iPad – by adding new side by side apps, new keyboard controls and picture-in-picture mode for watching a video continuously throughout the whole operating system, now Netflix is supporting the feature on compatible iPad models. The update was released today and works on any iPad running iOS 9.3.2. Netflix is by no means the first developer to have this feature, they […]

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 […]