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Latest stage of net neutrality's war of the words ends with no victors

If a champion of the people was supposed to have emerged from the "public dialog" about how the Open Internet problem was to sort itself out, that champion was difficult to see for all the smoke.

Netflix: Free speech shouldn't be a factor in 'commercially reasonable'

While some net neutrality advocates have elevated the issue to the level of a human rights debate, one advocate is suggesting it be deflated to that of a business arrangement.

Spotlight: Who should pay for big content?

When it comes to big content providers, it doesn't get much bigger than Netflix.

How Netflix uses a sneakernet approach to deploy CDN network

What is interesting is how Netflix distributes the huge amount of content to its storage servers. It prepopulates them--sneakernet style--prior to shipping the servers out for deployment.

Spotlight: Netflix coming soon to some US cable subscribers

Netflix will be offered on some U.S. cable provider set-top boxes for the first time.

Yahoo might try its hand at original video

Yahoo might try its hand at orginal Hollywood TV programming if reports are correct.

One little footnote from Netflix CEO sparks a peering debate

If the consumption of downstream bandwidth were the real issue here, argues Reed Hastings, then ISPs would owe fees to upstream services. Okay, maybe that's a non-argument, but it does make the current state of affairs seem just a little sillier.

Netflix might have mastered content for an audience of one

Everyone should have the goal of publishing for an audience of one, but Netflix might have achieved that goal.

What's gumming up your network?

Why it's Hulu, of course. That's what's gumming up your network. Duh.

Netflix/Comcast agreement rattles Internet economics

What's been happening among major providers over the past year and why it's bad for over-the-top providers like Netflix.