There have been plenty of explainers about this issue. What’s amazing is that it’s still the primary (and not going anywhere) issue that video streaming services have to deal with. It’s the main reason I decided to jump back on the DVD-by-mail bandwagon. I see no reason why the DVD/BlueRay market should be going anywhere. Well, except for the massive competition from online video (hat tip to YouTube).
New York Times: Why Movie Streaming Sites So Fail to Satisfy – NYTimes.com.