Netflix says it is finally adding offline playback


Netflix has long said that it had no intention of ever offering an offline playback mode for when you’re stuck on an airplane or anywhere else with no internet connection. But it seems like the company is changing course: An enigmatic tweet from the Netflix account says that “your favorite stories are now available for download any time.” It’s accompanied by a cute video with scenes from a bunch of Netflix original shows, but it seems as if the feature won’t be limited to only the company’s original content. Regardless of any catches, the message is clear: Netflix will finally let us save shows to watch when we don’t have an internet connection. Read more at Engadget.