[opendtv] Re: Shifting Online, Netflix Faces New Competition

On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 2:43 PM, Manfredi, Albert E
<albert.e.manfredi@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hosting, key management, rights management, program guides, are what have and 
> will continue to create the new "middlemen," even with Internet distribution. 
> To the consumer, therefore, it ends up being a tossup.
>
> Whether these new middlemen take your money and spend it as you would prefer 
> is just as unpredicable as it is now with MVPD subscriber fees. Just because 
> the content arrives via the Internet does not mean that your monthly fees 
> won't go to bundled programs.

Oh please, as if these middlemen don't exist currently for DTH
services. Your argument has absolutely zero merit.

Cheers
Kon
 
 
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