The change is just beginning and will begin to make its mark this year. By 2010, it will begin to remove. By 2025, it will certainly be the criterion for all TV viewing. It's called Internet Procedure Tv, or IPTV for brief. IPTV works with a set-top box connected to any broadband user interface and also to a TV. It will certainly allow individuals to select amongst thousands (and also at some point thousands of thousands) of hrs of programming, consisting of movies, sports, timeless TV, and so on, and download their choices from the web to the hard disk drive of the set-top box. Initially, set-top box hard drives will be able to store up to 300 hrs of programs at once, yet capability will certainly increase as the technology becomes much more improved. Likewise, download times will certainly end up being much shorter as well as much shorter as broadband link speeds become much faster and also quicker. At some point, a two-hour motion picture will be completely downloadable in a couple of minutes. Once the programs are downloaded to the hard disk, they can be seen on the connected TV at any time through a DVR-type interface provided by the set-top box.