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Netflix Introduces ‘Smart Downloads’; Debuting on iOS Later This Year

Netflix Introduces ‘Smart Downloads’; Debuting on iOS Later This Year

Netflix has released a new feature called Smart Downloads for its Android app which will be making its way to the iOS version of the app later this year.

Netflix Testing New ‘Ultra’ Plan Offering the Same Benefits as Existing Premium Plan

Netflix Testing New ‘Ultra’ Plan Offering the Same Benefits as Existing Premium Plan

Netflix is looking to once again raise prices by superseding its existing Premium plan with a new ‘Ultra’ tier. As reported by Tutto Android, this new ‘Ultra’ streaming tier from Netflix will offer the exact same benefits as the existing Premium tier which includes 4K streaming for up to 4 devices simultaneously.

Netflix Mobile App Now Shows 30-Second Vertical Preview Videos

Netflix Mobile App Now Shows 30-Second Vertical Preview Videos

The latest update to Netflix for iOS introduces mobile previews which shows a 30-second preview of new content vertically to help you decide whether you should watch it or not. The company had first introduced video previews to its TV, web, and Fire TV app last year. 

Netflix is Raising the Standard Monthly Pricing to $10.99 Per Month [Updated]

Netflix is Raising the Standard Monthly Pricing to $10.99 Per Month [Updated]

It has been over a year since Netflix changed its monthly pricing options, and now, according to a new report, change is on the horizon.

Netflix Talking With Disney to Keep Streaming Marvel and Star Wars Movies

Netflix Talking With Disney to Keep Streaming Marvel and Star Wars Movies

Recently, Disney confirmed that its distribution deal with Netflix would be coming to a close by the time the new release schedule for 2019 rolled around.

Disney is Pulling Its Content From Netflix as it Plans Its Own Streaming Services

Disney is Pulling Its Content From Netflix as it Plans Its Own Streaming Services

Netflix landed a pretty big deal in 2012 when it acquired the ability to start streaming Disney movies from the platform, of which the fruits of that deal only really started to crop up.

Netflix Ditches Five Star Rating in Favor of a Binary Thumbs up/Thumbs down System

Netflix Ditches Five Star Rating in Favor of a Binary Thumbs up/Thumbs down System

Netflix has a wide range of TV shows and movies catering to a large audience. The only way that the provider can ascertain if the user likes something is via feedback. This was possible using a five-star rating system, which was misleading and slightly confusing.

How to Download Movies and TV Shows from Netflix on Your iPhone or iPad to Watch Them Offline

How to Download Movies and TV Shows from Netflix on Your iPhone or iPad to Watch Them Offline

Finally, Netflix has introduced offline playback feature for its mobile apps – for the iPhone and iPad. There’s no offline support for desktop users. Given the risk of increased piracy, that makes sense. But this move means that you’ll be able to binge watch your new favorite Netflix find when you’re community on the metro or when you’re on a vacation, far from cheap/stable internet connection.

Netflix Now Supports Offline Playback for Some Content

Netflix Now Supports Offline Playback for Some Content

Way back in June of this year, it was considered an “open secret” that, in some way or another, Netflix was preparing to launch offline playback for its content.

Netflix Considering Launching Offline Playback Outside of U.S.

Netflix Considering Launching Offline Playback Outside of U.S.

Netflix, the video streaming service, hasn’t offered an offline playback option for customers up to this point, but that could be changing.