NYT looks at the confusing slew of online movie delivery platforms:
On May 10 came word of i-Trailers, a new company devoted to movie advertising on the Web and mobile devices. On May 11, Diva Mobile declared itself the entertainment industry’s "first cross-platform solution for video-on-demand" services. Arriving on May 13 was SulSet.com, a site promising to stream live, behind-the-scenes video from movie sets for a one-time $9.99 fee.
And the frenzy has continued. Just last Tuesday came Xumanii.com, which said it was "revolutionizing the way in which live entertainment and social networking come together."
All I really want is to get my movies not at the theater, not on DVD, but online, on-demand, streaming, and in HD. Whoever gets there first should score big.