In response to an angry person on Twitter , Netflix explained that it's raising the price of its middle-tier plan for new customers in the USA, Canada, and parts of Latin America in order to bring more "great content" to users. Since the news made its rounds across various media outlets, Netflix's social media accounts have been hard at work answering various customer questions and complaints.
To help facilitate its need for new content, Netflix increased the price of its standard service to $9.99 from $8.99 for new subscribers in North America and Latin America. Netflix, for its part, has never seemed to think sharing passwords was that much of a problem . The company has $4.3 billion in programming cost over the next year and almost $5 billion more for the following three years.
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While not likely to thrill consumers, the Netflix price increase revealed Thursday was a hit with investors. Wall Street has been hoping Netflix would increase its prices because its profit margins have been shrinking as the company's expenses climb for programming and an aggressive worldwide expansion.
The drop applies to all recently announced bundles, but strangely enough not all bundles have been deducted with $ 50.00 In the U.S.,the price of the Limited Edition Blacks Ops III bundle has only been lowered with $ 20.00. This price drop will only further boost PS4 sales this holiday season. They have dropped the price of PS4 bundles for Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection, Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 , Disney Infinity 3.0, Star Wars Battlefront and National Hockey League 16.
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