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July 22, 2014
by sjvn01
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Verizon, Netflix continue net neutrality war of words

Last week, Mark Taylor, VP of Content and Media at Level 3, a global tier 1 business and consumer Internet provider, accused Verizon of deliberately slowing down Netflix videos. Those are fighting words! Verizon, Netflix continue net neutrality war of words … Continue reading

January 25, 2013
by sjvn01
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High Efficiency Video Coding will help bring 4K video to Internet TV

4K TV sounds great, but it has this one big problem: 4K video content is honking huge. An answer may be at hand. The ITU has just given first-stage approval to a new, much more efficient video codec: High Efficiency … Continue reading