06 May '11, 6pm
Do You Own A TV?
Drop in TV Ownership May Signal a Change In Consumer Electronics Purchases ; for the first time in 20 years, TV ownership is down. But they say it is still 96.7%, which seems extraordinarily high, when you can get almost everything through the internet at higher quality without commercials. Jaymi notes that "For younger urbanites, a laptop is more than sufficient...and a TV is just a financial burden and a space hog in small apartments" but I know quite a few people like me who are not younger, who have the room for projectors and screens and still do not have a TV anymore.