Netflix: Accounts not limited to one instant stream at a time

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Netflix: Accounts not limited to one instant stream at a time.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/09/yQplD7.jpg[/newsimage]A report on Monday at data cap advocacy site Stopthecap spread troubling news for Netflix subscribers: a limit on the number of streams they could simultaneously run. The group reported that its own attempts to run concurrent streams from a single account were met with an error message. Horrifying to imagine, but with the streaming giant's other recent cutbacks and tweaks in mind perhaps not all that hard to believe. Several outlets ran with the story, arming readers with more ammunition to use against a company that's already been beat up by the media and Wall Street this summer. Trouble is, Netflix says it isn't true.


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I am experiencing this error with the 1 limit today November 23, 2011. Second stream attempted is a tv series (Iron Man for my son) so the other stuff on the net about this only affecting movies is bogus.