Do I really need to connect my DVD player to the internet to "update the software"?

Episode 884 (1:06:40)

David from Van Nuys, CA

No, it's really not essential. They want people to plug in to update the copy protection files. If he doesn't, it’s possible the Blu-ray won’t play. But right now, it’s just for interactive features. Leo also says that there aren’t a lot of Blu-ray copying software utilities out there because the files are just too big.