Netflix is an online streaming video company that offers hundreds of thousands of movies, TV shows, documentaries, and music. The movies are organized into categories based on a user’s individual preferences. Each category has its own menu, so no matter what you’re looking for, Netflix has it. It’s the perfect place to find movies on the fly and it can be very convenient as well.
In the beginning of 2020, a new service called Hulu offered free movie downloads. But then Amazon.com came along and offered to offer its customers the same service for less money. That was the beginning of the end for Netflix. At this point Netflix had already been catering to the mass market for years, but it’s movie offerings were really restricted to films from a few big studios. In other words, if you didn’t live in Los Angeles, you couldn’t watch any movie from MGM.
Now you can rent and even purchase movies at home. You can rent DVDs and rent online. Netflix, along with the other competitors, has revolutionized the way we consume movies. We just have to go online and type in the title number of the movie we want to rent. Our computer automatically connects us to the appropriate website where we can view the movie.
The biggest difference between DVD and digital distribution is the picture quality. Digital distribution is more powerful because it allows multiple people to see the same movie. DVD movie makers have to encode the audio tracks into their movies before they can distribute them. But then again, DVDs are slow and very expensive. It costs a lot to make a single DVD.
This is one reason why most people still prefer to rent DVDs rather than downloading their favorite movies. There is also the problem of a limited selection. In the case of movies, this is compounded by the fact that you only have access to a certain amount of movies every month.
The Internet is changing the way we watch movies, from DVDs to digital movie download services. If you go online, you can access movie download sites offering unlimited access to the largest collection of movies on the planet. Movies are no longer restricted to big box stores or the local video store.
So if you have never watched a movie from the comfort of your own home, now is the time to get on the bandwagon. The days of renting movies from the video store are long gone. As long as you have broadband Internet, you can watch the movies you love at any time, anywhere, from anywhere.
- Damon Nam is Disrupting the Blockchain Industry with Emerging FinTech Company, Coin. - November 6, 2020
- Meet Entrepreneur Quinelle Holder, THe Founder of Medium Creative Agency - September 30, 2020
- Thomas Auringer: Building Buildings and Building Cultures - September 23, 2020