[mythtv-users] Zap2it discontinuance: any alternative?
stuart at xnet.com
Tue Aug 7 22:56:44 UTC 2007
> David Brodbeck wrote:
>> On Aug 6, 2007, at 9:17 PM, DaveD wrote:
>>> I'm not very well informed, but I'm curious why
>>> they didn't just start charging for the service.
>> We don't know for sure, but I think it's because they're basically a
>> wholesaler. They sell listings to other businesses. Having to deal
>> with selling listings to a bunch of individuals would add overhead,
>> and might reduce their core business by undercutting some of the
>> companies they sell to.
> More to the point (well, I'm curious if no one else is), why did they
> stop? I thought it was because people were selling MythTV boxes with
> active zap2it accounts. But, as I recall, some who do this posted where
> they contacted zap2it and received zap2it e-mail stating they were not
> the reason. Then who was zap2it openly complaining about?
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