Netflix Targets Oklahoma for Crackdown on Password Sharing
This is a top 10 list you don't want to be on. According to a new study by Valenciatheaterseating.com Oklahoma is one of the worst offenders when it comes to sharing Netflix passwords and accounts.
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Using trends software and geotagged Twitter data that identified tweets using various keywords, phrases, and hashtags. It searched and cataloged 250,000 tweets over the past 90 days that contained anything related to Netflix passwords and accounts. In the end, a detailed map was created containing the results.
Oklahoma is ranked #3 according to the study for shared Netflix passwords & accounts
The map above from Valenciatheaterseating.com ranks Oklahoma at #3 for the most shared Netflix passwords and accounts in the U.S. You can expect a major crackdown on this practice from the streaming service in 2023. We've been hearing about this for months, but it looks like Netflix is moving forward with its plans to end password sharing once and for all. Taking on the worst offenders first, and we're 3rd on the list!
The top 10 states that will be affected most by Netflix's crackdown on password and account sharing according to the Valencia Theater Seating map and study are Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Nevada, Washington, Indiana, Texas, Kentucky, New York, and Florida. Offenders in these states are on the radar.
So if you're currently using someone else's account and password you'll need to sign up for your own account. There's also talk about adding on subscribers to existing accounts for an additional charge, maybe around $3.00 a month but that hasn't been 100% confirmed. One thing is for sure, the crackdown is coming!
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I think we all knew this day was coming. Most, if not all of the popular streaming services have begun cracking down on password and account sharing in one way or another. A lot of these subscription-based apps and services are struggling to keep customers due to the current economy. With so much competition and people's income being eaten away by inflation streaming services are looking to stop losses at all costs.
A big thanks to Valencia Theater Seating for putting in the work and providing the study and map. They do all kinds of really cool movie, streaming, and entertainment-based trend maps every month. Visit the official website to check out some of the most incredible and luxurious Italian leather home theater seating around.