It’s Leaked that Netflix is currently testing on the shuffle button that will soon be included in their mobile application. Netflix is one of the entertainment company which is currently working on developing many advanced features to help their subscribers choose visual scripts based on their preference to watch. Netflix library is getting loaded with more number of television series and films from all over the globe each day. Because of more options provided, which eventually leads to confusion of what to choose. To eliminate this kind of situations, Netflix has come up with the solution to provide options that are more related to their choice. There is no official announcement about the shuffle button its almost confirmed that users can experience these buttons sooner, even in their next update.
Netflix is one of the leading video-on-demand services that currently holds more than a million active subscribers every month. It really becomes a complex task to provide the suggestion for every individual from their libraries. Advancement in computer technology has many innovative solutions to solve customer problems. Machine learning is a feature that uses the history of the users and creates a list of movies that well suits for each person. This feature is also called backtracking where it operates on the user’s information which includes users’ location, most videos watched under genre category, and a lot more internal parameters. Netflix has already announced that it is working on several other options that help users while choosing what to watch. After the global lockdown, according to the latest survey report, it’s clear that more number of subscribers are added to these service providers to spend their quality entertainment time.
Online platforms provide handful options to crawl across scripts from different countries. There is a large group of people who basically form a community in social networking sites for sharing their experience watching regional films that pulls others to watch. Based on the data shared on social media and also on the responses, Netflix uses this response and gives clear recommendations. This is generally how AdSense works in displaying advertisements based on your lastest search. These powerful algorithms help users in reducing their time suggesting many options for them to go across. Netflix has said that the main theme behind this project to add a shuffle button is to provide options to the users which they choose them instantly, this is something the company has been struggling for the last couple of years where users spend more time choosing the options.
Netflix has recently made an agreement with many local production companies developing scripts. Almost every region script is currently available on Netflix, making it one-stop to find many options. To make it easier for subscribers the company has already introduced a filtering option that categories according to the script. This option received decent feedback from the subscribers globally. Its been widely spoken about that the internal algorithm which mostly promotes popular shows while slows down the reach of new shows in general. Netflix reveals that they need to make their mobile application get more optimized like users spend no time in choosing by scrolling pages. We need to wait for some time to get the shuffle button in the realtime application before assuming whether it will save out time using the service.