Have you ever casually wanted to watch an episode of Friends online but thought "UGH" when you have to go through and pick an episode to watch? #FirstWorldProblems
Well you may not have to worry about that anymore! A new extension for Google Chrome has come out with a random episode button that will automatically turn on an episode of your favorite show for you while streaming Hulu.
The streaming company Flixed has created the viewing option that people have been yearning for, beating Hulu themselves to the punch and so far, people are loving it.
Using hulus random episode button for the first time pic.twitter.com/C0WYCVXGeF— untucked alex (@AlexWetmore22) March 7, 2018
A ‘Random Episode’ button would be HUGE!!! https://t.co/CSeT9yavtQ— Jess G (@jessg1515) March 7, 2018
HULU IS ADDING A RANDOM EPISODE BUTTON 🙌🏼🙌🏼🙌🏼— Erik Blakney (@TheMrBlakney) March 7, 2018
The installation is simple:
- Install the chrome extension here.
- Navigate to your favorite show on Hulu.
- Press the ‘Random Episode’ button!
Meanwhile Netflix users have been left to fend for themselves, still having to go through the process of trying to pick what episode of The Office they want to watch.
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Dear @netflix you should develop a random function for rewatching episodes of TV shows you enjoy rewatching. I've watched @FriendsTV a million times, and love to just throw on an episode, but don't want to always watch in order. A random button would be awesome!— Mike Brand (@miketheidealist) March 7, 2018
Why doesn’t Netflix have a shuffle button so I can just get a random episode of The Office to play in the background while I sit on my phone in bed and barely watch it— Oovoo Javer (@lemonsrocksocks) March 2, 2018
@netflix hello. I think I speak for most when I say you should add a “random episode” button. I for one waste too much time trying to arbitrarily select an episode of the Office— Steve Grant (@steve_grant_) March 2, 2018