Netflix Announces Latin America Expansion Plans


Netflix today is announcing their intention to bring its streaming movie service to 43 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Notice the offering is streaming-only. No DVD-by-mail plans will be offered, which is probably a good thing in order for Netflix to expand internationally. Netflix will give users the option to access the service with their compatible device or computer in English, Portuguese, or Spanish. Apparently, the catalog will be the same as subscribers in the U.S. and Canada are currently getting. However, there’s no word on pricing for those markets or if the company plans to offer a wider selection of films and TV shows in their respective languages at this time. Folks in Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean can sign-up now and be notified once the service goes live at www.netflix.com.




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