Binge-watchers rejoice: Netflix will be testing out a button in which lets users skip a TV show’s title sequence.
No more watching the same minute-long intro song along with credits before every episode of “Orange will be the brand new Black.” Netflix told sy88pgw Friday in which some Netflix members recently began seeing a “Skip Intro” button while streaming, however wouldn’t say when the item first appeared.
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Netflix ( spokesperson Smita Saran said the feature will be one of “hundreds” of A-B tests in which the company conducts each year to try out brand new features. , Tech30)
“We’re looking at what does or doesn’t enhance the viewing experience,” Saran said.
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Netflix declined to share details about the test, including which platforms the button will be available on. Viewers have mostly reported seeing the item appear while streaming on computers.
Saran said there’s no word yet on whether the button will be here to stay — however social media users have been heaping praise for the “Skip Intro” feature.
sy88pgw (brand new York) First published March 17, 2017: 3:12 PM ET