5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report Netflix is starting to look like a precision machine. The company modestly exceeded expectations for the fourth quarter, adding 2.3 million subscribers in the U.S. and more than 4 million overall, bringing the total to...
Jan 23 2014, 4:21am CST
Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality I’m not the first person to say that if you want to get Americans to care about an issue, hit them in their pocketbooks. Which is why Netflix—purveyor of fine streaming content to more than 40 million Americans, and...
Jan 23 2014, 4:04am CST
Is Verizon's Victory A Streaming Music Killer? Until yesterday I was hopeful about the future of the music business. Today not so much. All the indicators and predictions showed the growth of music streaming to not only offset the decrease in download sales, but...
Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST
Net Neutrality Ruling: What Happens Now? Yesterday’s Appeal Court ruling against the FCC's net neutrality rules will probably not mark the end of the internet as we know it.
Following the ruling, internet providers now in theory have the ability to prioritize...
Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST
Major change unlikely despite open-Internet ruling Court's ruling against open-Internet rules won't mean major changes to access
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't expect major changes to how you access your favorite websites and services despite a federal appeals...
Jan 14 2014, 11:26pm CST
Year Of The Internet of Things “Internet of Things –” the theme of last week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and yesterday’s announcement from Google that it would buy its portfolio company Nest, which makes smart thermostats and smoke...
Jan 14 2014, 4:16pm CST
Appeals court sets aside Internet rules Appeals court sets aside government regulations designed to ensure equal access to Internet
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a setback for the Obama administration's goal of Internet openness, a federal appeals court...
Jan 14 2014, 1:26pm CST
2014 Marketing Trends You Probably Haven't Heard It’s that time of year. I’m hopped up on eggnog and ready to go! Last year’s “10 Marketing Trends for 2013 You Haven’t Heard” was a popular one. Let’s do it again. Hoping three or four of these are ones you won’t...
Jan 13 2014, 7:31am CST
Whisper: How To Tell Secrets Without Revealing Yourself A whisper, even the sound of the word, is somewhat whimsical. In a lowered tone, a voice says something softly, briefly. You can see this happening: One person tells another a certain little something, leaning in close...
Jan 8 2014, 11:31am CST
GCHQ Also Involved in Mass Surveillance with Many EU Agencies UK spy agency GCHQ also worked with several European nations for spying on Internet traffic. NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden in some documents that were leaked recently showed that Britain, Sweden, France, Germany and Spain were the European countries that were responsible for tapping confidential stuff on the Internet.
Nov 2 2013, 8:54am CDT
Google Provides Services to 25% of North American Web Traffic Google has the market for Internet services cornered and sets a new record in it. It alone provides services to over 25% of North American Net traffic. That in itself speaks volumes about its capabilities to take on the teeming global village.
Jul 23 2013, 3:38am CDT
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