The future has finally arrived, as New York-area Cablevision
subscribers are getting their first taste of cloud based DVRs
. Light Reading
reports an email from spokesman Jim Maiella confirmed limited deployments which may be too late to securely record Lou Diamond Philips
for our later viewing pleasure, but should quickly become more common as the cable company has already expressed plans to stop buying physical DVRs later this year. Even after legal entanglements have held things up for years
we're not quite ready to switch away from local storage options yet, but any of you guinea pigs out there are more than welcome to share your opinions of it.