5.9 million viewers tuned in to the premiere of the new season. Though these aren’t the numbers you’ll see zombies pull in (Walking Dead obliterates Breaking Bad’s numbers with double the amount of viewers), what’s interesting here is that the high numbers are resulting after a series has already been on the air for five seasons. Read more here.
The move will help users differentiate themselves on one account, and allow Netflix the ability to track users data with far more accuracy. Users can even create profiles based on different moods–which should prevent Netflix from recommending Judge Dredd when you’re having a eat a pint of Ben & Jerry’s, stay in pajamas kind of day.