A. Joseph Ross
Mon Jan 11 23:59:48 EST 2010
On 11 Jan 2010 at 5:06, Dave Tomm wrote:
> Certain shows can be blocked, but most channels don't at this point,
> fearing a backlash from viewers. The only time I've seen it is with
> certain HBO specials. I tried to DVR the last Robin Williams special
> and it didn't take. I tried another show on that channel and it
> worked fine. My guess is that you may see more DVR blocking in the
> future, as many viewers, particularly in the younger demos, often
> record several shows each week and play them back at their
> convenience, fast forwarding through the commercials of course.
Maybe VCRs will have a comeback.
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