December 14th, 2010

Illuminati

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Illuminati

My square eyes are now widescreen

The idea of "television channels" will have vanished in

Five years
6(7.1%)
Ten years
22(26.2%)
Twenty years
26(31.0%)
Fifty years
6(7.1%)
Will be with us forever
24(28.6%)

I watch video

that is broadcast
43(14.0%)
that I record from broadcasts and then watch later
28(9.1%)
streamed (over the internet, or via video on demand)
78(25.4%)
that is downloaded
74(24.1%)
from shiny disks
84(27.4%)
none of the above
0(0.0%)

The majority of the video I watch

is watched as it is broadcast
11(11.8%)
is recorded and then replayed when I want to watch it
9(9.7%)
is streamed
21(22.6%)
is downloaded
31(33.3%)
is on shiny disks
21(22.6%)
I don't watch any video. At all. Ever.
0(0.0%)


A quick definition for the non-technology-minded:
If you're watching it on iPlayer or via any website, or via Video On Demand, then you're streaming. If you download a file to your computer to watch whenever you feel like it then you're downloading.
Oh, and VHS tapes, for the purposes of this poll, count as shiny disks. You are also banished back to the Second Millenium.