by Mike Masnick
Thu, May 13th 2010 2:38pm
The TV industry has been totally downplaying the idea that people would ever "cut the cord" when it comes to TV. While it may be true that it's a very small minority of users today, it would seem that those in the TV industry might want to look over to their friends in the telco industry. They used to scoff at the idea of cord cutters as well... and now 25% of all households have dumped their landlines entirely. And, among younger folks, it's getting increasingly difficult to find a landline at all. Things change. What was unthinkable not so long ago can become reality pretty quickly.
If you liked this post, you may also be interested in...
- Cord Cutting Denial Is Alive And Well
- When Analyzing Cord Cutting Options, Most TV Analysts Continue To Pretend Piracy Simply Doesn't Exist
- Apple's Attempt At A TV Revolution Runs Face First Into Comcast Corporation
- Why Are Some People So Intent On Making Netflix More Like Traditional TV?
- 2 Hockey Players And Elisha Cuthbert Want Cash From A TV Station For Airing A Joke Tweet