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Netflix Agrees to Pay Comcast to End Web Traffic Jam – WSJ.com

Apparently Netflix decided to pay Comcast’s protection. Comcast must have made an offer they Netflix couldn’t refuse. This does not bode well for innovation in the future. I’m sure the other ISPs will also ask for their pound of flesh

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Amazon Working on Rival to Netflix Streaming-Only Subscription Service

Over the last year, Netflix has gone from a mail-order DVD subscription service to a streaming Internet video service. In the companys last quarterly report, it announced that streaming had surpassed DVDs as the preferred method for content delivery and

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Comcast Pressures Netflix, Partner Level 3, to pay a bandwidth Toll

If anyone is at all wondering why Net Neutrality is essential to a free and open Internet I give you exhibit A Level 3, who recently signed a deal to become the primary provider for streaming Netflix content, was pressured

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