Team Showbox reveals most watched show since app's return
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After a brief period of uncertainty when it was down, extremely popular app Showbox made a return early this month. So it’s been nearly a couple of weeks since the controversial app is working again, and now the team behind the app has revealed the most watched show by users in this time period.
The revelation was made in tweet. Here’s what the team said:
Since the comeback of #Showbox the most watched show is #TheFlash
As for the question the team asked in the tweet, here are the responses so far:
Station 19 is my go to atm! Think I’ve watched nearly everything! Lol.— Megan Randall x (@MeganRa51795810) December 16, 2018
Van Helsing— Neno (@qd_pie) December 16, 2018
SNL— Ravi Saggo ?? (@RaviSaggo16) December 16, 2018
The Haunting Of Hill House ?— Jeff Blair (@MrJeffBlair) December 16, 2018
We also came across multiple users asking when the new bohemian rhapsody film will be available on ShowBox:
@RealShowBox can't you get the new bohemian rhapsody film on showbox please— West Midlands railway (@wetherspoonspub) December 14, 2018
Team Showbox’s indulgence in regular, app-related interaction with users indicates the issues with their services – especially the legal ones, that caused the service to go down for nearly a week – have been fixed (temporarily, if not permanently).
For those who aren’t aware, it was November-end when it came to light that after Moviebox (a free media streaming app for iOS devices), Showbox – which is for Android – has also stopped working. While at first it seemed like a small glitch, but then days passed by and situation remained unchanged.
After a Moviebox user claimed they received a response from developers that the app is being shut down, it was widely believed that Showbox developers have also pulled the plug on the app.
However, the app started working – with intermittent issues though – December 3 onward. One day prior to that, Showbox developers took to Twitter to explain what happened. They said due to legal issues their services have were declined.
Just in case you want to dive in deep, we covered in detail about the lawsuits that Showbox developers have been dealing with.
While the ShowBox situation seems to be back to normal now, we recently highlighted some major confusions and rumors that are still surrounding the app. For example, despite developers coming out publicly to announce that Showbox is back, a lot of users still aren’t aware of this development.
Showbox is dead, happened a couple weeks ago— experiment 626 (@patofwgkta420) December 9, 2018
In addition, given the media coverage (2) on how using Showbox can land you (yes you, the end user) in legal trouble, it’s reasonable to assume a significant number of existing users would now be worried about their safety.
Is the new #showbox update safe 2 do don't wanna install it n get a lawsuit— ... (@Bordering_crazy) December 4, 2018
#showbox My only concern is it safe. Will we all get sued if we use it.— Paul Newman (@pnewman679) December 4, 2018
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