TITLE

Comcast Sparks Critical Torrent

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;2/18/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on key issues pertaining to possible violations of Comcast's high-speed Internet customers to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's 2005 Internet freedom policy by delaying peer-to-peer uploads during peak traffic times. Some critics of the company maintain that Comcast is crippling Bit Torrent to shield its video-on-demand services from Internet-sourced competition.
ACCESSION #
30011366

 

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