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Antitrust Probe Of National Cable Companies
2012-06-14 14:03:09

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com The Justice Department is probing the cable industry for their latest policy of imposing Internet data limits on consumers, according to media reports. The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the situation, that the probe is an antitrust investigation to determine whether Comcast and other cable television companies are illegally stifling competition from online video providers like Netflix and Hulu....


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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