Netflix Says Downloading Video Is Too Complex For Its Users
Netflix finally explained why it won't let users download video: It's too complex. That's an answer that's upset some people.By Mikah Sargent | September 8, 2015
As you may know, Netflix is a streaming-media service. You connect to the Internet, head over to Netflix and choose something to watch. Much like YouTube, the video loads in the background as you watch — remove Internet access from the equation, and suddenly, you're Netflix-less.
Offline video access means you'd be able to download a few episodes of "House of Cards" using the Internet connection at your house before you hop on a plane with far-too-expensive WiFi access.