When Will Netflix Crack Down on Password Sharing?

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According to evidence gathered by The New York Times, the rise of Internet streaming has resulted in the rise of password sharing among users. At this time, Netflix has yet to formally crack down on password sharing, despite the fact that it potentially threatens its business. Before it can lay down the hammer, it must create a thriving ecosystem that commands the mindshare of Internet streamers. In this video, Motley Fool contributor Steve Heller weighs in on the findings and what it could mean for investors.

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The article When Will Netflix Crack Down on Password Sharing? originally appeared on Fool.com.

Erin Miller owns shares of Walt Disney. Fool contributor Steve Heller owns shares of Walt Disney. The Motley Fool recommends Amazon.com, Netflix, and Walt Disney. The Motley Fool owns shares of Amazon.com, Netflix, and Walt Disney. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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