Topic: Isps

Netflix Will Stop Telling Customers Verizon Is Making Their Movies Load Slower But its cool ISP tool says Verizon is slow

Netflix said Monday it would comply with Verizon's cease-and-desist letter, sent to both the general public and Netflix general counsel David Hyman from Verizon general counsel Randal S. Milch. The…

June 9, 2014, 3:25 PM EDT

ISPs Agree to Scold Users Suspected of Copyright Violations But service cutoffs not on the table yet

Illegal downloaders could see their Net access slowed, according to a new anti-piracy initiative implemented by Internet service providers at the behest of large copyright owners in the entertaiment industry.…

July 8, 2011, 5:12 AM EDT

Qwest ads seduce penny-pinching Luddites

Draftfcb has launched some new ads for Qwest that tout the company's high-speed Internet service as both cheap and great for data protection. (Those two message are widely kept…

April 27, 2009, 9:15 AM EDT

NetZero is ready to fix this stupid economy

One man's downturn is another's business opportunity. (See, for example, With everyone hit hard by the economy, Internet service provider NetZero has come up with an ingenious idea: We'll…

February 2, 2009, 3:02 PM EST