Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg introduces the Connectivity Lab, which will develop the tech to bring the Internet (and Facebook) to the rest of the world.
The streaming media service may be getting improved speeds from Comcast now that it's paying for direct access to the ISP's network, but Reed Hastings doesn't sound too thrilled with the arrangement.
Having proven Google Fiber works, Google plans to launch the service in 34 cities across eight metropolitan areas. But not all of them.
ISPs like Verizon want Netflix to pay for the massive amount of video traffic flowing across its networks. But Netflix is reluctant to do so.
The buyout might improve service for some,but it would give a larger Comcast more control over users' broadband experience.
The two biggest cable companies in the U.S. might be merging. But these companies are already Internet-access monopolies, which is the real problem. And the FCC is the only group that can solve it.
The purchase would combine the two largest cable operators in the U.S.
Is your streaming video chugging because your router sucks or your ISP sucks? Google wants to answer that very question.
No cable or phone line required. No satellite lag. Traditional ISPs should be nervous.