Friendly Streaming
Friendly Streaming
4.1

5.0

Friendly Streaming free download for Mac

Friendly Streaming

4.1
23 November 2019

Browser for Netflix with reviews.

Overview

Friendly Streaming is a tool that enables you to play trailers for all Netflix movies, view movie ratings from the popular movie review site Rotten Tomatoes and check when new movies are added to the Netflix service

Customize your Netflix user experience

  • Friendly Streaming macOS application makes it easier for you to customize your experience and view movies the way you want, without hassle
  • Friendly Streaming also comes in quite handy to anyone that wants to check the latest movie reviews. Additionally, its ability to check movie reviews is a neat feature that allows you to see what movies are worth your time
  • Friendly Streaming includes multiple themes that you can switch to at any given time, if needed. You'll also be notified when new movies are added to Netflix, if you want to

View trailers and read in-depth movie reviews

  • Friendly Streaming requires a Netflix membership in order for you to enjoy all the features provided by the application and features a very easy to use interface from which you can read more about the movie, or even view a trailer
  • Friendly Streaming application is designed to help you view Netflix movies in both full-screen or miniature mode, with the mini mode being suitable for those that use the tool while also working on something else

Intuitive Netflix browser and viewer for your Mac's desktop

  • Friendly Streaming is one of the best tools you can find to view Netflix videos on your desktop. It's fast, gives you access to the latest releases, movie reviews and other information that any movie lover wants to get his hands on

What's new in Friendly Streaming

Version 4.1:

Note: While the software is classified as free, it offers in-App Purchases.

  • Fix for Disney+ picture-in-picture (PiP)
  • Fixed the PiP window titlebar issue
  • Fixed PiP for some streaming sites
  • Various Bug fixes and improvements

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3 Friendly Streaming Reviews

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DragonMaster
11 September 2019

Most helpful

If you use this app on Mojave it is truly a marvel. If there is an alternative that works this well I have no idea what it is. However, if you try it on Catalina you are in trouble. Amazon Prime Video insists that you install SilverLight. That of course is a worthless endeavor for 2 reasons, 1) It has been discontinued years ago, there will be no upgrades. 2) You can try installing it but you will fail in Catalina because it is a 32BIT app. What about an alternative to SilverLight? Nope. What about Flash or something like it? Nope they don't work. In the end in Catalina all you get is a Black screen. You cannot even view the trailers. Support? Nah, the Developer has gone silent. Days of trying to contact him have been a total waste of effort. Bottomline, if you stick with Mojave you will be elated. Update to Catalina and you will have an app that has turned into detritus.
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Version 3.5
Graphic-Mac
24 November 2019
This app is fantastic. I've added NBC, ABC, and CBS, as well as Apple TV+ to the Netflix and Prime already built-in. This makes it basically the only TV app I need. I don't know what DragonMaster is talking about with Silverlight being required for Prime use while running Catalina. I have Catalina and don't have Silverlight installed and it works just fine.
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Version 4.1
DragonMaster
11 September 2019
If you use this app on Mojave it is truly a marvel. If there is an alternative that works this well I have no idea what it is. However, if you try it on Catalina you are in trouble. Amazon Prime Video insists that you install SilverLight. That of course is a worthless endeavor for 2 reasons, 1) It has been discontinued years ago, there will be no upgrades. 2) You can try installing it but you will fail in Catalina because it is a 32BIT app. What about an alternative to SilverLight? Nope. What about Flash or something like it? Nope they don't work. In the end in Catalina all you get is a Black screen. You cannot even view the trailers. Support? Nah, the Developer has gone silent. Days of trying to contact him have been a total waste of effort. Bottomline, if you stick with Mojave you will be elated. Update to Catalina and you will have an app that has turned into detritus.
Like (1)
Version 3.5
Vespa
22 June 2019
Honestly, this is the only 3rd party streaming app that I've ever used, so it's possible there are others which are superior, but in general, this does what it ought to, and seems to do it pretty well. Netflix plays smoother, and looks better than it does when I stream using a browser application. The only real suggestion I woul have is the option to have a detached transport control (etc.). Would be great to be able to see the artist/track, like/dislike the track, etc. without having to toggle apps, or have the player taking up valuable screen real estate when I'm on a single display. Would be fantastic if it could be in the menu bar, but given that not even iTunes does that, that's probably a bit much to ask. In general I'm stoked on this app so far, will probably remain my main OSX media streamer for the foreseeable future.
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Version 3.3