Comments on news posted 2014-04-25 08:08:49: There have been rumors for some time that Netflix has been in talks with cable operators to bring Netflix streaming to cable set top boxes. So far however those deals have largely materialized overseas, with U.S. ..
rcnman Jason Nealis Premium,VIP join:2003-05-02 Herndon, VA kudos:11
Great news! Gives the little ISPs a major competitive bump...
... against Comcast, VZ, and ATT by making Netflix reliably usable to people on slower or oft congested connections. The main reason people buy more speed is to improve their video streaming. With built-in time shift (AKA local playback) it's not an issue.
RCN has been down for the better part of a month. I hope there is some type of upgrade going on because connecivity sucks. Or maybe because the weather is getting nice that forces the isp to screw up. »downdetector.com/status/rcn/map