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Old 13-05-2022, 18:25   #781
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Well, that either indicates that either:

You don't watch much TV OR
Younmainly watch streeamers
You are quite happy to wait for a scheduled show to start and you watch the advertisements.

If the latter, you are wasting your life.
I disagree.
My TV 360 is rarely above 5%.
We record and watch about 8 hours of programs on average a day.
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Old 13-05-2022, 21:37   #782
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Well, that either indicates that either:

You don't watch much TV OR
Younmainly watch streeamers
You are quite happy to wait for a scheduled show to start and you watch the advertisements.

If the latter, you are wasting your life.
Recording percentages can have long periods of not moving once you get into viewing rhythm. It doesn't mean any of those things are true.

We watch a lot of TV content, watch a fair amount of On-Demand services, but still a minority ot total viewing, and timeshift a very large percentage of content. And our recording percentage doesn't fluctuate much. And we record a lot.

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Old 14-05-2022, 09:00   #783
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Recording percentages can have long periods of not moving once you get into viewing rhythm. It doesn't mean any of those things are true.

We watch a lot of TV content, watch a fair amount of On-Demand services, but still a minority ot total viewing, and timeshift a very large percentage of content. And our recording percentage doesn't fluctuate much. And we record a lot.
Agreed. We record plenty to watch on delay... The quarter past the hour start time for ITV dramas so that you catch up to live by the third ad break. These are usually deleted on the same day.
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Old 14-05-2022, 10:31   #784
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I disagree.
My TV 360 is rarely above 5%.
We record and watch about 8 hours of programs on average a day.
Retired couple.
Ah, that would explain it. Most days, I only get just under a couple of hours of viewing in, but more like 4-5 hours on Fridays and Saturdays.
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Ah, that would explain it. Most days, I only get just under a couple of hours of viewing in, but more like 4-5 hours on Fridays and Saturdays.
Unsurprisingly, you've made incorrect viewing assumptions about others which are illustrative of your failure to understand the television market as a whole.
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Re: Changes to Virgin TV (2022)

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Well, that either indicates that either:

You don't watch much TV OR
Younmainly watch streeamers
You are quite happy to wait for a scheduled show to start and you watch the advertisements.

If the latter, you are wasting your life.
Normally TV on from about 5pm to 11pm
Never or at least rarely watch streamers (Netflix per perhaps 2 to 3 hours a week).
Never ever watch at the start of a show and always fast forward the ads .
Just don't keep program once I have watched it . Just counted programmes and at this moment I have 14 shows to watch ,none more than 8 days old. Most go before the next episode records
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Unsurprisingly, you've made incorrect viewing assumptions about others which are illustrative of your failure to understand the television market as a whole.
That’s what forums are for, jfman - to inform. I take account of what I read. Hopefully, you are doing the same…
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