Netflix is testing customer interest in an iPhone app that would allow customers to to watch movies and tv shows instantly over WiFi.
Hacking Netflix picked out a survey question from Netflix asking, “How likely would you or someone in your household be to instantly watch movies & TV episodes on your iPhone via a Wi-Fi network?” (Our answer: Very likely!)
Talk of a Netflix app has been circulating for close to a year now. If Netflix really wanted to build an iPhone App, the company could do it, but CEO Reed Hastings says it’s not a priority.
Hacking Netflix points out that Netflix quizzed customers on their interest in streaming on the Wii and PlayStation before adding the functionality to those systems.
See Also: Why A Netflix Streaming iPhone App Could Actually Happen
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