Netflix Is Testing A TV-like Channel So You Don’t Have To Choose What To Watch

Netflix is testing a TV Channel where its easy what to Watch

by Amelia Scott — 3 years ago in Entertainment < 1 min. read

I have not used regular old cable TV in years, and I am fairly pleased with this selection.

However, if there is 1 thing that I miss about it is only being able to pick up the remote, flip through channels, and find something to see without even considering it. Netflix is contemplating bringing back that facet of TV.

According to Variety, the business started testing a ‘Netflix Direct’ station in France that provides curated articles at a scheduled, TV-like method.
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The test started rolling out November 5, and will roll out widely in the nation beginning December.

The business says it picked France since”at France, seeing conventional TV remains hugely popular with individuals who only need a’lean back’ encounter in the place where they do not need to select displays.”

Additionally: “We are looking for a new feature for our associates in France — known as ‘Direct.’ Perhaps you’re not in the mood decide, or you are brand new and finding the way around, or you only need to get surprised by something different and new.”
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Somewhat ironically, the attribute is not available on streaming apparatus, set-top boxes, or TVs using Netflix built-in — it is only reachable via browser to begin.

However, I would not be amazed to see such a characteristic appear in more areas and apparatus shortly.

For all its flaws, a similar attribute in NBC’s Peacock is just one of the greatest things about the ceremony, and consumers are not losing anything from having a station or two they could tune into without needing to pick something.

Amelia Scott

Amelia is a content manager of The Next Tech. She also includes the characteristics of her log in a fun way so readers will know what to expect from her work.

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