Comcast may be creating a new strategy to thwart illegal downloads of copyrighted movies and TV shows.
The new plan would work by giving people a chance to download content without breaking the law. Those who attempt to download a film or TV show illegally would receive a pop-up message with links directing them to pages where they can buy or rent the content legally, unnamed sources told Variety. The links could point to the video-on-demand library of any participating company or to a third-party site such as Amazon.
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