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Almost Every Major Tech Company in America Blasts the FCC's Net Neutrality Proposal
Net Neutrality

Almost Every Major Tech Company in America Blasts the FCC's Net Neutrality Proposal

Opposition to the proposed rule change is growing louder as one commissioner calls for a delay on the May 15 vote and a public comment period.
Benjamin Kabin
An Inside Look at Yahoo's Original Series
Yahoo

An Inside Look at Yahoo's Original Series

Yahoo announced two original comedy series -- one about a misfit spaceship crew and one about Las Vegas's first pro basketball team.
Nina Zipkin
Learning From Past Mistakes, Netflix Takes New Approach to Price Hikes
Netflix

Learning From Past Mistakes, Netflix Takes New Approach to Price Hikes

When Netflix raised its subscription prices two years ago, users rebelled. This time, the company is doing it differently.
Laura Entis
This Famous Book Is Now Available in a Crazy New Format Designed to Help You Read Faster
Books

This Famous Book Is Now Available in a Crazy New Format Designed to Help You Read Faster

E-reader company Oyster has released a classic business best seller in a new pulsating format created by startup Spritz.
Geoff Weiss
Why Netflix Is Launching in France...From Luxembourg
Netflix

Why Netflix Is Launching in France...From Luxembourg

The media-streaming company is reportedly using Luxembourg as its French base as it looks to dodge the country's film industry regulations.
Nina Zipkin
Aereo to Supreme Court: Our Streaming TV Service 'Falls Squarely Within the Law'
Innovation

Aereo to Supreme Court: Our Streaming TV Service 'Falls Squarely Within the Law'

The bold startup once again slams big broadcasters for claiming its business model thrashes copyright laws, setting the tone for its defense in a federal court battle that begins next month.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Quiznos Is Bankrupt, But It Made an Awesome 'House of Thrones' Mashup
Quiznos

Quiznos Is Bankrupt, But It Made an Awesome 'House of Thrones' Mashup

The bankrupt sandwich chain attempts to tap into the television zeitgeist in an ad that combines characters from cult TV shows 'Game of Thrones' and 'House of Cards.'
Kate Taylor
MLB in Hot Water for Unauthorized Drone Use at Spring Training
Drones

MLB in Hot Water for Unauthorized Drone Use at Spring Training

The Washington Nationals got caught using a small drone to capture publicity shots without FAA approval.
Laura Entis
Netflix Co-Founder Not a Fan of 'Binge-Watching'
Netflix

Netflix Co-Founder Not a Fan of 'Binge-Watching'

Netflix's Mitch Lowe says releasing original series all at once isn't a long-term solution for building an audience.
In Leaked Spoof, Netflix Takes Aim at Amazon's Proposed Drones
Drones

In Leaked Spoof, Netflix Takes Aim at Amazon's Proposed Drones

A parody video created by Netflix employees mocks Amazon's much-hyped Prime Air initiative and contemplates the harsh realities of drone delivery.
Geoff Weiss
Netflix Creates Shortcut to Customers With Comcast Deal
Partnerships

Netflix Creates Shortcut to Customers With Comcast Deal

Streaming company removes weakest link in distribution chain, which will most likely benefit customers.
Andrew Miller
Netflix and Comcast Strike a Deal, With a Bit of Mystery
Business News

Netflix and Comcast Strike a Deal, With a Bit of Mystery

The video-streaming service has agreed to pay Comcast to ensure that its customers don't experience delays and hiccups in service. Yet, questions remain.
Catherine Clifford
Box CEO Aaron Levie: Microsoft Doesn't Have the DNA to Keep Up
Technology

Box CEO Aaron Levie: Microsoft Doesn't Have the DNA to Keep Up

At a recent meeting with journalists, Box CEO Aaron Levie and former Microsoft Windows Division president Steven Sinofsky offered their views on how cloud technology is fundamentally disrupting the IT space.
Laura Entis
Advertising Will Soon Reach a Digital Tipping Point
Marketing

Advertising Will Soon Reach a Digital Tipping Point

Online marketing is putting increasing pressure on legacy ad businesses, with more people logging in than tuning in.
Steve Gahler