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FCC to ISPs: Be Transparent Or Else

July 24, 2014 12:48 pm
The FCC is laying down the law to cable and other ISPs about what they have to report under the still-extant Open Internet transparency rule.


How One Man Bypassed Internet Congestion and Fixed his Netflix Streaming

July 24, 2014 9:00 am
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Ben Popper of the Verge writes: Colin Nederkoorn, a startup CEO living in New York City, was unhappy with his Netflix service. He pays Verizon for FiOS service that promises 75Mbps down. But when he tried to stream video, it was a miserable experience, with buffering and low-definition pictures. So Nederkoorn decided to measure the speed of his connection. What he found was that when he was streaming Netflix he was getting speeds of just 375kbps, or 0.5 percent of what he was paying Verizon for.


New Dimensions In Media Streaming

July 24, 2014 8:55 am
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Audio/video streaming is the heart and soul of the media facility—think Serial Digital Interface, AES3 for audio, HDMI and other transports that move audio and video from point to point in a timed, continuous fashion.


Field: “We Must Embrace Change.”

July 23, 2014 12:54 pm
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Radio Ink writes: How often do you send out notes to the people working the clients and building the ratings? Entercom CEO David Field does it twice every year.


STELAR Passage Gets Stellar Reception

July 23, 2014 11:14 am
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The House’s bipartisan passage of the STELAR Act satellite bill Tuesday (July 22) got plenty of stakeholder praise Tuesday after it passed on voice vote in a fast track move that signaled it was a non-controversial item.


On the NAB Show Exhibit Floor

The NAB Show exhibit floor was a busy place with more than 92,000 attendees.