In principle, a domestic ISP now can legally impede the video streams that members request from Netflix, degrading the experience we jointly provide. The motivation could be to get Netflix to pay fees to stop this degradation. Were this draconian scenario to unfold with some ISP, we would vigorously protest and encourage our members to demand the open Internet they are paying their ISP to deliver... In the long-term, we think Netflix and consumers are best served by strong network neutrality across all networks, including wireless. To the degree that ISPs adhere to a meaningful voluntary code of conduct, less regulation is warranted. To the degree that some aggressive ISPs start impeding specific data flows, more regulation would clearly be needed.
Reed is the MAN, in my book.
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I'm glad Reed is doing this, but I can't say I'm glad that it takes one large corporation to step in and threaten others to safeguard rights. But then, I'm a strong proponent of net neutrality.
allright :D i like netflix even more now
Here here! Get 'em Reed. Now, if they'd just finish up the move to HTML5.
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