By Stephen Hackett
January 31, 2020 3:28 PM PT
The Hackett File: Changing the Virtual Channel
I watched and enjoyed both The Morning Show and For All Mankind. In fact, I’m excited to see where the shows go in their second season this year.
…and I haven’t looked at Apple TV+ since.
My wife and I are going to start the second season of Jack Ryan sometime soon, so the Amazon Prime app will see the light of day for a little while, and if something pops up on Netflix, we’ll then spend time there.
I hadn’t thought about this phenomenon until Jason and Myke answered a question about it on Upgrade #282, but I definitely hop around from service to service as we find things to watch on them.
We’re aren’t even cord-cutters — we have never paid for cable — but this is all starting to feel like cable. The abundance of content across the services we pay for is simply astonishing, but we are probably paying for things we don’t need or probably even want.…