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Survey: 84% US Netflix users share password

In today’s world with ubiquitous online subscriptions, sometimes password sharing means putting sensitive information at risk. And it’s especially ill-advised during this golden age for hackers and digital thieves, suggests authentication platform Beyond Identity. Nevertheless, sharing streaming accounts, such as Netflix and Hulu, is incredibly common. The company recently surveyed more than 1,000 people across […]

May 4, 2022By Colin Mann

Survey: Netflix OOH charge risks churn

According to home-media consumer intelligence specialist Aluma, a scheme being tested by Netflix in three South American countries requiring account owners to pay an extra $3 for each out-of-home user would see 13 per cent of adult Netflix account holders cancel their service if implemented in the US; an event made more certain by the […]

April 29, 2022

Netflix trials password sharing plans

Netflix is testing plans that would enable members who share their account outside their household to do so easily and securely, while also paying a bit more. According to Chengyi Long, Director, Product Innovation, Netflix has always made it easy for people who live together to share their Netflix account, with features such as separate […]

March 17, 2022By Colin Mann