Netflix revamps its website so it works more like an app

netNetflix has given its website a new look and feel that brings it closer in usability to its mobile apps.

Rolling out as of Monday, the new site changes the way you view the gallery of titles on your Netflix home page and the way you view information on a specific movie or TV show. As described in a Netflix blog post, scrolling through a row of titles is now faster as a single mouse click advances your view a full row at a time rather than one title at a time.

With more people accustomed to using mobile devices, websites built for a PC can sometimes seem slow and clumsy. One of the goals of the site redesign was to make the experience on a desktop or laptop more akin to that on a phone or tablet, creating a site “that works more like an app and less like a series of linked web pages,” according to Netflix.  More