Netflix confirms it is blocking rooted/unlocked devices, app itself is still working (for now)

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/nexus2cee_netflix-root-error.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-424580" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/nexus2cee_netflix-root-error.png" alt="" width="728" height="410" /></a></p> <p>Earlier today, <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/05/13/netflix-vanishing-play-store-rooted-users/">Netflix started showing up as 'incompatible' on the Play Store</a> for rooted and unlocked Android devices. However, the app itself continued to work fine, leading some (including myself) to think it could have been an accident. However, Netflix has now confirmed to us that blocking modified devices from downloading the app was intentional.<span id="more-424660"></span></p> <p>This is the full statement:</p> <blockquote><p><em>With our latest 5.0 release, we now fully rely on the Widevine DRM provided by Google; therefore, many devices that are not Google-certified or have been altered will no...

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Waze feature lets you record turn-by-turn directions

Like the sound of your voice and think you can do better than Morgan Freeman? By all means, start giving yourself directions using Waze’s latest feature, which allows users to give themselves turn-by-turn directions. In an update to Waze’s Android app, a new feature makes it super easy to record turn-by-turn phrases, including “Turn right,” “Stop,” […]

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15 best Android multiplayer games

Android gaming has been steadily getting better. Before, we had simple puzzle games and we could invite our Facebook contacts to be our friends in games. Multiplayer games used to mean just leaderboards. There are now a ton of games that support actual multiplayer play, including real time co-op or PvP. In fact, most games […]

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