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2014-06-10 04:47:36

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Netflix has agreed to temporarily stop sending messages blaming slow performance issues on Internet service providers such as Verizon, representatives from the video-streaming service announced in a blog entry posted on Monday. According to the Associated Press, the move comes following a legal threat issued by Verizon last week, in which the New York-based broadband and telecommunications company had threatened to sue Netflix...

2014-06-09 23:01:09

Verizon and T-Mobile now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Washington, D.C., for the second consecutive time. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Verizon and T-Mobile now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Washington, D.C., for the second consecutive time. That’s according to independent mobile analytics firm RootMetrics®, which measures mobile performance of the four national carriers with tests designed to...

2014-06-06 23:02:32

“This fight may get ugly before it ever get’s fixed and may ultimately hurt both Verizon and Netflix brands,” says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Netflix now delivers it’s content over the Internet to customers. They do business with assorted ISP’s across the country to do this. Now Netflix is telling it’s customers to blame Verizon for the slow streaming or downloading. In response Verizon is warning Netflix to stop blaming them or...

netflix and verizon square off
2014-06-06 13:55:57

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Telecommunications giant Verizon on Thursday fired back at Netflix, issuing a "cease and desist" letter to the video streaming service after Netflix said it was trying to "provide more transparency" to its customers. This isn't the first showdown between Netflix and a broadband provider. In February over-the-top (OTT) streaming video service Netflix completed a content delivery deal with Comcast, which followed allegations that the...

2014-06-05 23:07:17

For the second consecutive time, T-Mobile holds the honor of having the strongest data performance and fastest speeds in Minneapolis. Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 For the second consecutive time, T-Mobile holds the honor of having the strongest data performance and fastest speeds in Minneapolis. In the previous testing of the market in December 2013, Verizon and AT&T were in a neck-and-neck tie for the title. And, Verizon once again holds the title of best Overall carrier –...

2014-06-04 23:06:40

AT&T and Verizon now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Dallas. Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 AT&T and Verizon now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile networks in Dallas. Verizon hadn’t won or shared top honors in Dallas since testing in December 2011. That’s according to independent mobile analytics firm RootMetrics®, which measures mobile performance of the four national carriers with tests designed to...

2014-06-03 23:01:20

For the first time, AT&T and Verizon shared the title of top-performing mobile network in Houston. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 For the first time, AT&T and Verizon shared the title of top-performing mobile network in Houston. AT&T had won top honors for overall performance during the four previous RootMetrics tests in Houston, while Verizon won the award twice in 2011.This time, both carriers posted impressive and statistically similar results. That’s according to independent...

2014-05-30 23:07:42

Verizon earned the title of top-performing wireless network in Miami. (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Verizon earned the title of top-performing wireless network in Miami. That’s according to independent mobile analytics firm RootMetrics®, which measures mobile performance of the four national carriers with tests designed to replicate real-world consumer behavior. The RootMetrics Overall performance category includes results across data, call, and text testing. A good Overall RootScore means...

2014-05-29 23:06:08

AT&T and Verizon now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile network in San Francisco. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 AT&T and Verizon now share the honor of being named the top-performing mobile network in San Francisco. In five of the six RootMetrics RootScore Reports on mobile performance in San Francisco, Verizon has either shared the top honor with AT&T or won outright. The exception was during the previous round of testing in October 2013, when AT&T shared...

2014-05-28 23:04:45

Verizon has earned recognition as the top-performing mobile network in Los Angeles. Bellevue, Wash (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Verizon has earned recognition as the top-performing mobile network in Los Angeles. In fact, the carrier took first place in the categories of Reliability, Speed, Overall, Data, and Call Performance, and tied for first with T-Mobile for Text Performance. That’s according to independent mobile analytics firm RootMetrics®, which measures mobile performance of the...


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