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Net neutrality gives “free” Internet to Netflix and Google, ISP claims

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | nevarpp) Frontier Communications is asking employees for help in its fight against state net neutrality rules in California, claiming that the rules will give "free" Internet to major Web companies while raising costs for consumers. … Continue reading

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AT&T's Big Plan for HBO Is to Fill It With More Random Trash Like Netflix

There are many reasons that AT&T’s merger with Time Warner presented the clear possibility of harming consumers. Somewhere on the list is the possibility of turning the carefully curated, profitable, and beloved HBO into a big-data monster like Netflix. To … Continue reading

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"The Staircase" Returns on Netflix @netflix @The_Staircase

The remarkable 8 part 2005 documentary The Staircase, which first aired in 2005, has gotten an update and has returned to Netflix as a 13 parter. Jean-Xavier de Lestrade's examination of TV executive Kathleen Peterson's death, and the subsequent trial … Continue reading

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5 Streaming Sites for People Who Want More Than Netflix

Consumer Reports – These alternatives will appeal to fans of British TV, classic movies, horror, or other niche content: “When it comes to streaming video services, Netflix clearly looms large over its competitors, accounting for more than one-third of all … Continue reading

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LESSONS FROM NETFLIX AND QWIKSTER: You can get a sweet deal if you are the customer who gets marg…

LESSONS FROM NETFLIX AND QWIKSTER: You can get a sweet deal if you are the customer who gets marginal cost pricing. Medicare does this-reimburses hospitals at above their marginal cost, but below their average cost, so that private insurers have … Continue reading

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