Netflix is testing a way to get around the fees it must pay Apple when people sign up and pay for subscriptions through iTunes
The streaming-video giant is telling new or lapsed customers in markets across Europe, Latin America and Asia that iTunes payments are unavailable and is redirecting them to subscribe via a mobile version of Netflix's own site, according to a report by TechCrunch. In a statement to TechCrunch, Netflix said it is "testing the iTunes payment method" in 33 countries. The test reportedly lasts through the end of September.
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