To Compete With Netflix, Online Piracy is Upping its Game (Wired UK)


While on-demand streaming services need to have their own original content to attract audiences, the fragmentation of content across competing services can mean someone who loves Game of Thrones, Arrested Development, and whatever Apple launches has to sign up to multiple services – all of which take money out of their bank account. As a result, the core base of people accessing illegal websites has broadened out – significantly.