Netflix announced updates to it iOS app that will no doubt send many running to hit the update button. Users can now stream HD content via their iPhone and iPad apps, assuming their internet connection can handle the workload. And users with Apple TVs at home can now use AirPlay to watch Netflix content on their television while using their iPad or iPhone as their remote control.
Netflix app users can use the lock screen functionality during AirPlay, which allows you to continue to use other apps phone while using Airplay with Netflix. The new features will roll out to all users of the latest version of the app (5.0) by mid-October.