Web: Why movie downloads are not getting off the ground

img File Transfer Gadget web log Gizmodo has a great top 10 list why movie downloads still didn’t make it.

They estimate that it will take a few more years until movie downloads from the Internet become as common as DVDs or rentals.

Their list of reasons includes:

  • 1. Pricing
  • 2. Meager selection of movies
  • 3. No computer in the TV room
  • 4. Quality
  • 5. Force of Habit
  • 6. What’s the diff?
  • 7. Download Speed
  • 8. Broadband flakiness
  • 9. DRM bullshit
  • 10. Too complicated


Read the full article at the Gizmodo web site.

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