The first is the ability to add extra members, or “sub accounts”, for up to two people they don’t live with.
The extra members will receive their own profile, recommendations, login, and password, but for a lower price ($2.99 USD in Costa Rica, equivalent to around £2.25).
They will also roll out the ability to transfer a profile to a new account. This means if people create a new account or an extra member sub account, they can retain their viewing history, My List, and personalised recommendations.
Long said: “We recognize that people have many entertainment choices, so we want to ensure any new features are flexible and useful for members, whose subscriptions fund all our great TV and films.
“We’ll be working to understand the utility of these two features for members in these three countries before making changes anywhere else in the world.”
People have been quick to reshare the old "love is sharing a password" tweet from Netflix, with one remarking it "aged like milk":
aged like milkhttps://twitter.com/netflix/status/840276073040371712\u00a0\u2026