things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

"You mean rather than bother saving that tv show to your harddrive, you just requested a unique transmission of it from a data farm, every time? and the transmission came loaded with encryption to make sure you COULDNT save it, making every single episode use like twice as much electricity as it should have? AND you were burning coal to accomplish... all that?"

things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

"you mean you didn't even know the name of the organization that provided your electricity? the stuff you needed to keep your food stable because all everyone did was refridgeration? y'all were fucking stupid, of course it fell apart."

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things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

@alcinnz You might actually know how much overhead the DRM adds to a netflix stream? Do you?

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things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

@emsenn Actually, I don't.

things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

@alcinnz It was a long-shot but I figured I'd ask.

things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

@emsenn @alcinnz curiously there was a paper about that - Netflix is a big BSD shop, they wrote up a thing about in-kernel SSL acceleration, one sec

things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

@emsenn @alcinnz

1. openconnect.netflix.com/public - "Improving High-Bandwidth TLS in the FreeBSD kernel", Randall Stewart / Scott Long
2. people.freebsd.org/~rrs/asiabs - "Optimizing TLS for High–Bandwidth Applications in FreeBSD", Randall Stewart / John-Mark Gurney / Scott Long

things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

@emsenn @alcinnz

From [1]:

"An OCA is a FreeBSD-based appliance that serves movies
and television programming to Netflix subscribers. The audio and video
objects are statically encrypted by Digital Rights Management
(DRM) that is pre-encoded into the objects prior to them being
distributed to the OCA network for serving."

Pre-encrypted content, not once per transmission, thankfully.

BUT

things current toddlers might say when they're adults 

@emsenn @alcinnz ...there is A LOT of useless encryption/decryption/watermark processing going on anyhow - PAVP, HDCP, presumably Cinavia...

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