People are hating on the name, as if it’s the worst thing the Internet ever did, and here I am relieved that it wasn’t named “Hitler did Nothing Wrong.”
So there are multiple big feet you say?
Highly recommend this one of his:
I’m living the Rubik’s Cube lifestyle. No matter what changes I make, 2/3 of my lifestyle is fucked up. Then, when I fix that stuff, I screw up the stuff I previously had under control.
Revisionist history here in the comments. Watch, when streaming becomes the norm for playing games, there will be tons of people saying they all obviously saw it happening right when it was going to happen.
Now, I definitely wasn’t using Napster or doing illegal P2Ps, but I know plenty of people who still regularly used these until 2005 and beyond, much more than any “legit” services available. After ‘05 was when I started seeing a downward trend of illegal downloads, and I didn’t notice the rise of subscriptions…
It is exciting, nonetheless, to see those predictions realized. Anytime somebody says there’s going to be an industry-wide shift in the next five to ten years, it’s easy to scoff. “It’ll happen eventually, but not that fast.” And yet Netflix already has more viewers than movies, cable, broadcast television, and all of…