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After Umbrella Academy, what Dark Horse comic books could Netflix adapt next?
After Umbrella Academy, what Dark Horse comic books could Netflix adapt next? By Rik Henderson

Netflix has announced that it will be turning to other Dark Horse comics for TV or movie adaptations. Here are our tips on some it might consider. Read more

Why Netflix rolled out high-quality audio to please Stranger Things' creators
Why Netflix rolled out high-quality audio to please Stranger Things' creators By Maggie Tillman

Netflix has announced it updated its apps with a high-quality audio feature -- all because of the Duffer brothers. Read more

Netflix is testing a shuffle feature that will play random TV show episodes
Netflix is testing a shuffle feature that will play random TV show episodes By Maggie Tillman

From what we can tell, it will start playing random episodes of specific shows that the company thinks will mesh well with just dropping viewers in anywhere. Read more

Netflix tries satellite radio with new 'Netflix is a Joke' comedy channel
Netflix tries satellite radio with new 'Netflix is a Joke' comedy channel By Maggie Tillman

The channel, called Netflix Is A Joke, will showcase content from its comedy specials featuring comedians like Dave Chappelle and others. Read more

Netflix confirms it won't be part of Apple's new TV service
Netflix confirms it won't be part of Apple's new TV service By Chris Hall

Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, confirmed at a press conference on 18 March that it won't be part of Apple's new video streaming service Read more

You vs Wild with Bear Grylls is Netflix's next interactive show - watch the trailer
You vs Wild with Bear Grylls is Netflix's next interactive show - watch the trailer By Maggie Tillman

It was revealed last week that Netflix was planning more Bandersnatch-style content, and now a new interactive show has been announced. Read more

Netflix goes all in on Bandersnatch-style interactive content, more in the works
Netflix goes all in on Bandersnatch-style interactive content, more in the works By Maggie Tillman

While Bandersnatch was a success for Netflix, it remains to be seen whether that interactive storytelling will wain. Read more

Netflix for iOS now auto downloads your next episodes
Netflix for iOS now auto downloads your next episodes By Rik Henderson

Netflix has finally added the Smart Download feature to its iOS app. Read more

Disney+ takes first swipe at Netflix with Captain Marvel exclusive
Disney+ takes first swipe at Netflix with Captain Marvel exclusive By Rik Henderson

Disney has revealed that blockbuster movie Captain Marvel will only be available on Disney+ after its theatrical release. Read more

Hulu drops price of basic plan following Netflix's price hikes
Hulu drops price of basic plan following Netflix's price hikes By Maggie Tillman

This announcement is clearly a shot across the bough at Netflix, given its recent US price hike across all its subscription options. Read more

Do VPNs work with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video?
Do VPNs work with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video? By Pocket-lint Promotion

A virtual private network, or VPN, can help you disguise your IP address when accessing the internet and can be a useful, legal tool. Read more

How much is Netflix and when will the new price hikes go into effect?
How much is Netflix and when will the new price hikes go into effect? By Maggie Tillman

Here's what you need to know, including how much the service now costs, when the new prices will go into effect, and why this is happening. Read more

How to watch Netflix on TV: Your complete guide
How to watch Netflix on TV: Your complete guide By Rik Henderson

Here is our handy guide on how to watch Netflix, how much it costs and other tips and tricks you need to know. Read more

Is Netflix about to its lower prices? Yes, in some places, says CEO
Is Netflix about to its lower prices? Yes, in some places, says CEO By Maggie Tillman

Netflix is reportedly about to test lower prices in some markets, according to Bloomberg, which spoke to Netflix CEO Reed Hastings. Read more

How to opt out of those new Netflix ads
How to opt out of those new Netflix ads By Maggie Tillman

Netflix has begun showing ads. There is, however, a way to opt out of seeing them. Here's how. Read more

Netflix profile icons getting a facelift, choose your fave characters
Netflix profile icons getting a facelift, choose your fave characters By Rik Henderson

After several years of the same, fairly bland avatars Netflix is giving its profile front-end something of facelift. It is adding extra colour and contours Read more

Walmart might launch Netflix-like streaming service later this year
Walmart might launch Netflix-like streaming service later this year By Maggie Tillman

It's planning to offer of its own subscription service - branded under the Vudu name. It will reportedly offer licensed content and original video. Read more

Pricey new Netflix Ultra tier is very bad news for HDR TV owners
Pricey new Netflix Ultra tier is very bad news for HDR TV owners By Rik Henderson

Netflix is trialling an expensive new membership tier that will annoy those already paying for Premium access. That's because it charges more for HDR. Read more

Barack and Michelle Obama land a multi-year Netflix production deal
Barack and Michelle Obama land a multi-year Netflix production deal By Elyse Betters

Former US President Barack Obama and Former First Lady Michelle Obama are coming to Netflix.In a tweet on 21 May, Netflix formally announced a multi-year Read more

Netflix may soon move from small screen to big screen cinema so it can compete for awards
Netflix may soon move from small screen to big screen cinema so it can compete for awards By Max Langridge

Netflix may soon be eyeing up a move from the small screen in your front room to the big screen of cinema, according to sources speaking to the Los Angeles Read more

Netflix mobile previews coming to phones soon, if you're lucky you might already have it
Netflix mobile previews coming to phones soon, if you're lucky you might already have it By Rik Henderson

Netflix will be introducing a new feature in April: previews. It will add vertical video previews to its mobile applications next month, which give you Read more

Netflix will offer more than 700 original shows and movies to watch in 2018
Netflix will offer more than 700 original shows and movies to watch in 2018 By Max Langridge

Netflix CFO David Wells has announced that the video streaming service plans to invest some $8 billion in new original content this year. He added that Read more

Netflix price hike affects 4K viewers in UK and US most
Netflix price hike affects 4K viewers in UK and US most By Elyse Betters

Netflix has raised its prices in the US and UK, charging more for its standard and premium services.The standard service, which allows you to stream shows Read more

Stranger Things: The Game out now for iOS and Android, and it's free!
Stranger Things: The Game out now for iOS and Android, and it's free! By Rik Henderson

Netflix and app developer BonusXP have partnered to bring us Stranger Things: The Game for iOS and Android.It's available as a free download on the Apple Read more

Netflix future in doubt as Disney looks to take back control
Netflix future in doubt as Disney looks to take back control By Elyse Betters

Netflix can't be happy right now.Disney's CEO, Bob Iger, just announced that Marvel and Star Wars titles will be streamed exclusively on Disney's new streaming Read more

Netflix confirms HDR compatibility with Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and LG V30
Netflix confirms HDR compatibility with Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and LG V30 By Max Langridge

HDR, or High Dynamic Range, has been a major buzzword in TV for some time now, but it's only recently made the leap to the mobile space. Netflix is one Read more

Netflix snags next Coen Brothers project: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Netflix snags next Coen Brothers project: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs By Rik Henderson

Netflix might be losing Disney titles and TV shows in a couple of years' time but it is still continuing apace with its plans for world domination. It Read more

Netflix now offers Dolby Atmos 3D sound, but there's a catch
Netflix now offers Dolby Atmos 3D sound, but there's a catch By Elyse Betters

Vudu is no longer the only streaming service that supports Dolby's Atmos 3D sound technology.Netflix does as well, with the launch of Bong Joon Ho's Okja, Read more

Netflix ditches star ratings for thumbs: How does the new system change things?
Netflix ditches star ratings for thumbs: How does the new system change things? By Elyse Betters

The star ratings on Netflix are going bye-bye.Starting this month, April, the company is replacing stars with a thumbs-up and thumbs-down ratings system Read more

Netflix TV shows and movies may end up different on mobile to bigger screen versions
Netflix TV shows and movies may end up different on mobile to bigger screen versions By Rik Henderson

Netflix is considering presenting different cuts of TV shows and movies for mobile users specifically. It has a growing audience of viewers on mobile and Read more

Netflix app update: Better compression for less data usage incoming, mobile HDR for LG G6 launch
Netflix app update: Better compression for less data usage incoming, mobile HDR for LG G6 launch By Mike Lowe

Netflix is pushing hard when it comes to mobile streaming in 2017. The video-on-demand service has told Pocket-lint at Mobile World Congress 2017 that Read more

Are you a Netflix cheater?
Are you a Netflix cheater? By Elyse Betters

In an effort to help you determine how unfaithful you are, Netflix has released a "Netflix Cheating" test.Netflix recently announced that "Netflix cheating Read more

Netflix tips and tricks: How to master your binge-watching experience
Netflix tips and tricks: How to master your binge-watching experience By Elyse Betters

Think you already know all about Netflix? Think again. There are dozens of hidden tips and tricks out there -- everything from Chrome extensions that Read more

How to download Netflix movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet
How to download Netflix movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet By Rik Henderson

After years of subscriber requests and insistence that it would never happen, Netflix has finally added offline viewing to its iOS and Android apps.That Read more

Here's how to control Netflix using Google Home
Here's how to control Netflix using Google Home By Elyse Betters

Now you can ask Google Home to pause House of Cards on your TV.Google Home could easily beat Amazon Echo - if it offered more integrations and skills. Read more

Netflix vs Amazon Prime Instant Video: Which streaming service is best for you?
Netflix vs Amazon Prime Instant Video: Which streaming service is best for you? By Rik Henderson

The rise of streaming services has continued at a swift pace over the last year, with many platforms available offering multiple kinds of entertainment Read more

Netflix finally adds video previews to help you decide what to watch
Netflix finally adds video previews to help you decide what to watch By Elyse Betters

We've all been there: it's 8 pm on a Monday night, and you're scrolling through Netflix looking for something to watch, only you can't decide.But have Read more

Netflix 4K now available in Windows 10 but you probably can't get it
Netflix 4K now available in Windows 10 but you probably can't get it By Rik Henderson

Windows 10 users can now view Netflix shows and films in 4K Ultra HD, hurrah! But you need a PC running a chipset not widely available yet, boo!It has Read more

Here's why you can't access Netflix, Twitter, Spotify, or Reddit
Here's why you can't access Netflix, Twitter, Spotify, or Reddit By Elyse Betters

Check your favourite sites right now, like Twitter, Spotify, Netflix, or Reddit.They're all down, right? That's because much of the internet is broken due Read more

Netflix review: The leading light in home entertainment
5.0 stars Netflix review: The leading light in home entertainment By Chris Hall

Netflix is synonymous with entertainment in 2016. If you don't Netflix and chill, you're missing out. Read more

Netflix finally considering downloads for offline viewing
Netflix finally considering downloads for offline viewing By Rik Henderson

A couple of years ago, Netflix told Pocket-lint that offline viewing was very unlikely to ever happen. Licensing of shows and movies was one reason given.Since Read more

Get out the party streamers, Netflix picture-in-picture has arrived on iPad
Get out the party streamers, Netflix picture-in-picture has arrived on iPad By Luke Edwards

Many owners of the iPad rejoiced when the iOS 9 update rolled in baring the gift of picture-in-picture. But that joy was mixed with lament as it didn’t Read more

Is your broadband fast enough for video streaming? Here's how to find out
Is your broadband fast enough for video streaming? Here's how to find out By Rik Henderson

If you're always wondering how fast your broadband actually is but can't decifer the multiple results provided by Speedtest, Netflix has launched a simple Read more

Netflix now lets you cap streams in tiers, save data but keep quality
Netflix now lets you cap streams in tiers, save data but keep quality By Luke Edwards

Netflix has introduced a new feature to its mobile app that will allow greater control of data usage when streaming over networks.The new Netflix tool Read more

Netflix added a record 6.74 million new subscribers in Q1 2016
Netflix added a record 6.74 million new subscribers in Q1 2016 By Elyse Betters

Netflix recently added more than 130 countries to its world service map, and now it's revealing the effect of that expansion: a record number of new subs.The Read more

Netflix HDR has arrived in the UK, Sony at front of the queue
Netflix HDR has arrived in the UK, Sony at front of the queue By Luke Edwards

Netflix has begun streaming its High Dynamic Range and Dolby Vision content in the UK on selected TV screens, starting with Sony.The enhanced HDR content Read more

Netflix prices are about to go up for early subscribers, be warned
Netflix prices are about to go up for early subscribers, be warned By Luke Edwards

Movie and show streaming service Netflix has announced that it will be putting up its prices soon, for early adopters in the UK.Until recently Netflix Read more

Want a Netflix Recommended TV? You've got just these two options
Want a Netflix Recommended TV? You've got just these two options By Luke Edwards

Netflix has launched a label for televisions it deems up to scratch for the standards it requires, only two manufacturers made the list. So if you want Read more

Netflix picks a side, stops users enjoying US library with VPNs, Reddit cries out
Netflix picks a side, stops users enjoying US library with VPNs, Reddit cries out By Luke Edwards

Netflix has increased the aggression with which it attacks work-arounds that allow non-US residents enjoy US content.Now watching shows and movies that Read more

Sky+ customers get new Netflix-like binge watching features
Sky+ customers get new Netflix-like binge watching features By Stuart Miles

Sky has rolled out a handful of new features for its Sky+ customers including the ability to download an entire season at the start for some TV shows, Read more