Netflix Is Eating Up More Of North America's Bandwidth Than Any Other Company
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Wed May 18 23:47:31 UTC 2011
On 18/05/11 4:42 PM, Dorn Hetzel wrote:
> On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 7:35 PM, JC Dill <jcdill.lists at gmail.com
> <mailto:jcdill.lists at gmail.com>> wrote:
> On 18/05/11 1:13 PM, Cameron Byrne wrote:
> It's not. These people need a pair of rabbit ears and a DVR.
> Roughly 90% of the content I'm interested in watching is not
> available over the air. E.g. Comedy Central, CNN, Discovery,
> Showtime/HBO, etc.
> Sure, but I'm guessing that something like that 80% of the content
> that 80% of people watch *is* available on some satellite/cable channel.
Yes, but most isn't available "over the air" with rabbit ears and a
DVR. One of the big appeals of Netflix is the $8/month for all you can
eat versus ~$40-60 for various cable and satellite packages.
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