With the Development of technologies the human race have gone a couple of miles quicker than previously, all these convenient matters were being invented, communicating from all over the world is becoming easier, and then the web. The invention of net brought forth so much things it will have a whole day just to listing them.
Sharing documents is exactly what began the streaming of must watch movies on line, from people uploading exactly what their hard drives contain into the full blown site specializing in streaming films.
The difference Of then and today
While the Internet and the development we encounter today is just pure convenience, back then whenever the site were only starting to be developed and invented the gap of streaming pictures are like day and night.