Have switched to buying more Blu-Ray, like the extra content, the inclusion of the digital and DVD version. Currently have over 2000 DVD/Blu-Ray in our home collection and while digital is fine, there is no way to route the movie to the other rooms in the house, or out to my woodshop, etc. Cloud storage is great, but what happens when a stiff wind blows the cloud away - there goes all my movies I've paid for. Nope, plan to stick to the physical version until petabyte storage is available on my home network. Have 16TB on-line at home now, but I don't want it all used up for movies and then how do I recover from an HD failure?
Digital is a nice feature and handy for loading the phone or Tablet, but long term retention just doesn't suit the format for the home user at this point in time. Put all your eggs in one basket and then drop the basket and see what happens----same results with digital files. Anyone who has lost a HD knows the hassle and time required to recover just the stuff you remember was on the drive, much less the stuff that just disappears.
Still buy CD's too, for the same reason, easier to rip to digital that to lose connection to the cloud and watch all my music become unavailable when I wanted to listen to it.
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