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Streaming Exclusives Will Drive Users Back To Piracy And The Industry Is Largely Oblivious

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Oct 19, 2018 9:24 AM 6+ mon ago

Streaming Exclusives Will Drive Users Back To Piracy And The Industry Is Largely Oblivious

??? What the hell do you do in winter in Canada besides look at the cabin walls waiting for the snow to melt in spring? Seems like time you'd want it most!

You see a $2.00 per month rate hike, the OP and I both see a 25% rate hike.

It's all about perspective - and this is one of those rare cases where both points of view are correct.

However, I think you have to remember that the increase was not to keep the same service going as it was, it's to enable production of and to obtain decent new content. The entire strategy has been in order to stop the company being dependant on studios that constantly tried screwing them over, causing their customers to be unhappy every month when licences expired and content disappear, and to build a sustainable model ...

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