Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Xbox LIVE Update

Hi, Pedro Freitas here from Netflix product development.

Available today, you will be able to browse and add movies and TV episodes to your instant Queue directly from your Xbox 360. The new Xbox LIVE Update will take advantage of the Netflix recommended category lists of titles that can be watched instantly.

You can also bring your Xbox LIVE Party into Netflix and watch a movie or TV show together with up to seven friends. The improved presence will display what you and your friends are watching in the Friends channel.

In addition, playback has been improved to ensure a better experience when adapting to changing network conditions.

Enjoy the movies!

Monday, August 3, 2009

“Lost,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Desperate Housewives” and “Legend of the Seeker” from ABC available to stream instantly from Netflix

Hi there, it’s Lynn Tran from the Netflix PR team. If you are a LOSTIE, love a little suburban or young-hip doctor drama, or if epic fantasy is your thing, then we have some good news for you! Starting today, the first four seasons of “LOST” and select seasons of “Desperate Housewives” and “Legend of the Seeker” will be available to be streamed instantly on your computer and to your TV via a Netflix ready device. Plus, starting in September, we’ll also have season five of critically-acclaimed “Grey’s Anatomy” and seasons five of both “LOST” and “Desperate Housewives.”

Netflix is constantly adding to a growing library of over 12,000 movies and TV episodes that you can watch instantly as part of your Netflix membership. And we hope that you enjoy these new additions.