[opendtv] Re: Local Content Considered Key to Mobile DTV Adoption

  • From: "Manfredi, Albert E" <albert.e.manfredi@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "opendtv@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <opendtv@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2009 09:30:24 -0600

Craig Birkmaier wrote:

> Even Bert admits that he records this stuff for time shifting
> and possibly commercial skipping.

I don't understand the "even" part of your sentence.

I have been saying since always that this notion of "linear" to describe 
broadcast content has been bogus for decades. Just because transmission is 
"linear" has not meant that consumption has to be "linear." Not since the 
1980s, which is getting to be a very long time now to be reciting this same 

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