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Netflix Mixing It Up With Popular Gadgets

  • Engadget, Friday, February 28, 2014 12:10 PM
Exploring some unique gadget integrations, Netflix recently used Fitbit and its motion-tracking technology to tell whether movie watchers were falling asleep before the closing credits. As Engadget reports, the test was only part of the company’s Hack Day competition, so, as yet, there are no big partnerships in place. Another experiment, “Netflix Beam, uses Apple's Bluetooth-based iBeacon technology to share Netflix videos between iOS devices just by bumping them together.”

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