Netflix's Hastings expects linear TV to diminish like landlines have

February 2016
Indiantelevision.com;2/2/2016, p1
The article reports that the use of internet television is increasing and presents the views of Reed Hastings, chief executive officer (CEO) at the streaming movies and television (TV) series provider Netflix, on the decreasing use of linear TV. Topics discussed include the replacement of linear TV that is considered to take place as a result of rapid expansion of internet TV; Netflix that has provided consumers with a facility to watch movies at home without going to a theater.


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