“The Netflix Shuffle” appears like some form of TikTok dance, however it’s a characteristic customers have been ready for for years. In 2020, Netflix started testing out a “shuffle” button for its enormous library of exhibits and flicks, giving indecisive viewers a simple option to keep away from the drag of infinite scrolling. That characteristic is coming to all Netflix customers in 2021.
The characteristic was teased in an earnings name, and TechCrunch confirmed with the corporate that some type of Shuffle Play is anticipated to roll out to all customers within the first half of this yr. In the event you by no means obtained to strive it, it’s a giant “shuffle” button on the house web page that grabs a random present or film in your beneficial feed. Issues in your watchlist are included.
It’s not clear how the ultimate characteristic will look or work, however it appears possible that it received’t change an excessive amount of. Apparently the shuffle button is deliberate just for TV interfaces, so don’t anticipate to see it in your cellphone or pill.