1) TiVo is cheaper, faster, has a larger selection, and is higher quality
2) Netflix is cheaper, faster, has a larger selection, and is higher quality
3) Netflix and TiVo require boxes cheaper than Apple TV
4) Netflix and Tivo support HD
AppleTV is not a replacement, it's just a supplementary technology for iTunes DRM victims.... er.. customers
OK, so 50 million TV shows/movies have been downloaded from itunes. I bet a BILLION TV shows/movies have been viewed through...