​Why one of Netflix’s most-anticipated features (probably) won’t come to the U.S. first

By November 3, 2016Uncategorized
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SILICON VALLEY — For years, Netflix customers have asked the Los Gatos-based company why they can’t download movies or TV shows onto their mobile device to watch later. It’s a common question among travelers about to take a long flight, or among the millions of people who don’t have unlimited mobile data plans.

This week, Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos said the firm was actively “looking at” the feature, but would likely launch it outside the U.S. first, in countries where…