TITLE

SLAMMING ON BIT BRAKES

AUTHOR(S)
Spangler, Todd
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/28/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the study conducted by Vuze company which highlights that the biggest Internet service providers (ISPs) in the U.S. have contributed to the peer-to-peer (P2P) traffic. Among the ISPs cited that send false commands designed to slow tracking of file transfers are AT&T, CableVision Systems Corp. and Charter Communications Inc. In addition, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Kevin Martin criticizes the P2P transmission of ComCast Corp.
ACCESSION #
31837101

 

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