Netflix loses 200,000 subscribers, the iPhone 14 equipped with a selfie sensor with autofocus, a new update for the Nintendo Switch for better performance, this is the recap of the main news for this Wednesday, April 20, 2022.
As usual, we meet again this morning for the summary of the main news of the day before, namely this Wednesday, April 20, 2022. On the program, a record loss of subscribers for Netflix, rumors around the presence of a selfie sensor with autofocus and the rollout of a new software update for the Nintendo Switch. On track !
Netflix loses 200,000 subscribers, a historic decline
This is the major announcement for this Wednesday, April 20, 2022. Netflix confirms having lost 200,000 subscribers in the first quarter of 2022. A serious setback for the streaming service, which has nevertheless experienced exponential growth over the past decade. Due to these poor results, the American company estimates that it is unable to meet its objective of obtaining 2.5 million additional users by the end of the first half of 2022. Following this announcement, the value of Netflix stock has fallen on the stock market by 25%. Unsurprisingly, the shutdown of Netflix services in Russia in response to the war in Ukraine played a major role in this decline in subscriber numbers.
Learn more: Netflix loses 200,000 subscribers in the 1st quarter of 2022, a first in 10 years
The iPhone 14 equipped with a selfie sensor with autofocus?
This is the rumor of the day about the iPhone 14, Apple’s next flagship. According to Ming-Chi Kuo, a renowned analyst specializing in apple brand products, the Cupertino company could opt for a front camera equipped with autofocus. A big change from the fixed focus of the selfie sensor on board the iPhone 13. The analyst also predicts the presence of sensors with a wider focal aperture on the iPhone 14so as to let in more light, especially when shooting in low light.
Learn more: iPhone 14 – Apple would bet on a selfie sensor with autofocus
The Nintendo Switch is getting a new system update
The Nintendo Switch has just received a new system update. Via this update 14.1.1, Nintendo integrates many fixes, even if it must be admitted, this patch does not bring major improvements. First, there is an improvement in the stability of the operating system. The update also banishes certain words from the system, such as the term “SendNudes” for example.
Learn more: The Nintendo Switch is getting a new update, here’s what’s changing