One of our greatest pet peeves at tvDownload is people claiming “they don’t own a TV,” in response to discussions about current programming. Hey, do you watch Game of Thrones on your HBOGO account? Do you binge on Orange is the New Black when it comes out on Netflix? Are you all caught up on Catastrophe??? Congratulations! You are a fan of television, even though you don’t own a TV! God, what a crazy Orwellian/Kafka-esque* world we live in now!
And just to make sure that we’re defining these terms correctly, a new survey shows that Netflix–a service that brings you television shows on various platforms, including traditional television sets–is the reason behind people cutting their ties with traditional pay television models. (Aka: the only reason you would still need a television set.)Read More