Here is an example how i feel a DTH portal can interleave with interactive optical/wireless networks on land.
Let us assume Simtel has a DTH Channel. They broadcast MS updates from
10.00 AM to 10.30 AM. Linux updates at 11.00AM and Mac at 9.00 AM. All
updates, some repetitive in gzip format and a advance xml feed
indicating and enabling parsing of content on a digital device.
From 1.00 PM to 5.00 PM is subscriber time. "Your favorite software is
'played' at these times". A user can use his phone or tablet to request a
media. paid or free. All software will be broadcast at the time slot.
With a xml feed/sitemap.
The user transfers the software from dth box to his computer using
usb/lan. If he has been mailed dual layer decrypt keys he will be able
to unzip the paid software. Else he can look thru the
formatted/presented xml for any free software/media he would like to
DTH software providers can monetize using software developers to
publicize their demo versions. Other firms from computers to toothbrush
providers can give a "Media Promotion Pack" with
wallpapers/freeware/video/audio/presentations and discounted/free
Auxiliary Software Media DTH Download Box - Reduce Net Congestion
# Either you connect the USB of this Download-Box to Router to make a
media server for your Netbooks & Tablets or plug it to your Desktop
# This has a Tiny LCD Touch Screen, Key in the URL & Press Get,
Wait. Media ready beep will come in a few secs. Satellite Delays don't
# Invent something like Satellite Software/Media Download DTH Service -
Small dish on Roof, A Stand alone Box with One Tera Byte HDD and USB.
DTT - Direct To Tablet is a Technology, That is required in the communication Infrastructure, both for wireless and wireline networking. At Least till Optic Fibers Reach Every home.
If the Satellite Broadcasting Technology and RF Wireless Semiconductor Technology, advances fast. It may be Possible for DTT as a small module in the Tablet. This is TV on Tablet with Interactivity, as we have TCP/IP as well on Wi-Fi. This method does not load the TCP/IP infrastructure with HD Videos or Audio.