In conversation, DISH Network CEO, Charlie Ergen, stated that, "Young people who move into an apartment or starter home do not subscribe to any cable or satellite service. They get their video over-the-top and their network programs from Hulu, Netflix, Roku, or Amazon. Instead of paying $70-120, or more, per month they get it free or pay $7.99 per month from Netflix or $79 per year from Amazon.This is a long-term macro trend that is a threat to our industry." Charlie you couldn't have said it any better.
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The coming cinema-TV-internet connection is going to be really messy but it is inevitable and unstoppable.
Cheers, Jim Lavorato