"The emphasis on original content is an extension of Netflix’s long-term view that the Internet is replacing television, that apps are replacing channels and that screens are proliferating, Mr. Hastings said.Netflix Is Betting Its Future on Exclusive Programming - NYTimes.com
“We’ve had 80 years of linear TV, and it’s been amazing, and in its day the fax machine was amazing,” he said. “The next 20 years will be this transformation from linear TV to Internet TV.”"
Monday, April 20, 2015
Netflix Is Betting Its Future on Exclusive Programming - NYTimes.com
A tumultuous TV transition time