Netflix Claims You Share 6 Shows With The Stranger Next To You — But Is That A Good Thing?
As it turns out, when the ad said, “You have six shows in common with anyone on this train,” what Netflix meant was, “If you’re a Netflix user, you have 6 shows in common with any other Netflix user around the world.” And by shows, they actually meant anything on Netflix, including
movies, documentaries, and specials. My survey results, which were already fairly unscientific, meant nothing.