The Surprise Me Button On Netflix Removed by the officials. The “Surprise Me” button on Netflix, which automatically started playing a movie or TV series in an effort to discourage users from aimlessly perusing the website, has been removed. According to a story in the Wall Street Journal, the button was taken away since users didn’t use it very often.
The Surprise Me Button On Netflix Removed Because Of Less Use
A spokesperson for Netflix issued the following statement to the Wall Street Journal: “We will continue to explore other ways to give members more options and ways to explore and discover content they want to watch.” “We will continue to explore other ways to give members more options and ways to explore and discover content they want to watch.”
In April 2021, when many were under lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the “Play Something” tile was released.
Surprise Me Button Was Introduced For Time-Saving
This function, known as “Surprise Me,” was one of the new additions. The function was designed to relieve users of the strain of selecting something to watch from the hundreds of thousands of films available on the streamer by making recommendations based on previous viewing patterns and Netflix’s algorithm. If the viewer was uninterested in that particular title, they had the option of requesting an other recommendation.
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But, after a little over one and a half years, the shuffle button was gradually phased out of Netflix. The following can be found on the page of the company’s help centre: “The Suprise Me feature will no longer be available beginning in January 2023.”
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