The Resurrection of DVDs - CJ Chilvers

April 20, 2019 ☼ analog | #

CJ Chilvers:

There are advantages to DVDs and Blu-Rays we give up when we rely on streaming services

He lists a dozen or so very good reasons one would prefer DVDs to streaming services. He didn’t mention a personal favorite of mine, and that is…

When looking for something to watch, I much prefer running my hands along shelves lined with DVDs to scrolling around the chaos of Netflix or iTunes or Amazon or whatever1. Related: I’ve had about enough of unhelpful You might also like!…” suggestions everywhere.

(via @AlanRalph)


  1. This also applies to books and music.