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Netflix Updates Android Tablet App; iPad Update On The Way

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Android: If you’re rocking an Android tablet, such as a Kindle Fire or Nook, you’ll want to update your Netflix app today. The new version sports a host of improvements including a massively overhauled interface.

The old Netflix tablet application was functional but lackluster; it felt almost as if they didn’t realize they were designing it for a tablet. The new Netflix app is focused on beautiful cover-flow style navigation, displaying twice as many titles per screen, and an emphasis on natural navigation with finger swipes and taps. According to the Netflix press release, an iPad update will be rolling out in the next few weeks.

New Experience Now Available for All Android Tablets [Netflix Blog]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 11/15/11

Comments (4)

  1. JC

    HA HA thats Chronicles of Riddick, not pitch Black!!!!

  2. netopalis45

    It’s a little hard to navigate until you get used to it. I think my favourite part of this is what I think is Top Gear in the Instant Queue in the picture.

  3. ck

    Did I miss something – where is the info on the ‘ipad update on the way’?

  4. David Aris-Sutton

    @ck, that is covered in the blog, thru the link

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