Plex makes piracy just another streaming service

Discussion in 'other software & services' started by mood, Jul 24, 2019.

  1. mood

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    Plex makes piracy just another streaming service
    As streaming offerings become more expensive and convoluted, people are setting up their own smaller, more intimate platforms
    July 24, 2019

    https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/23/20697751/piracy-plex-netflix-hulu-streaming-wars
     
  2. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

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    Plex is launching its own ad-supported video service, starting with content from Warner Bros. TV
     
  3. mood

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    Plex launches a free, ad-supported streaming service in over 200 countries
    December 4, 2019
    https://techcrunch.com/2019/12/04/p...rted-streaming-service-in-over-200-countries/
    Plex: Boom. We just dinosized your movie collection – for free.
    Press Release: Plex Launches Ad-Supported Video on Demand on Every Continent, Delivering Free Streaming of Thousands of Movies and TV Shows On Any Device to more than 200 Countries
     
  4. Rasheed187

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    Interesting stuff, I really wonder about their content. It seems that Just Watch hasn't added them to the list yet.

    https://www.justwatch.com/us
     
  5. Mrkvonic

    Mrkvonic Linux Systems Expert

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    Why does everything have to be ad-supported? Can't we just pay for goods like capitalism intended?
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  6. mood

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    Media streamer Plex to add subscription channels, rentals and more
    January 7, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/01/07/media-streamer-plex-to-add-subscription-channels-rentals-and-more/
     
  7. Keatah

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    No. Because.. More! If they can slip in another source of revenue, they will.
     
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