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Cogent: Comcast forced Netflix with clever traffic clogging

Comcast calls the Internet backbone provider's description "wholly inaccurate" at a Congressional hearing.

By May. 8, 2014

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3M to buy biometrics firm Cogent for $943 million

Cogent, which sells biometric ID systems to governments, law enforcement, and businesses, will be swallowed up by the massive conglomerate.

By Aug. 30, 2010

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Level 3 accuses six broadband providers of degrading network traffic

Level 3 says the providers are slowing down Internet traffic to extract payment from it. But a deeper dive into the specifics reveals there may be another side to the story.

By May. 5, 2014

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​Comcast vs. Netflix: Is this really about Net neutrality?

Netflix’s disputes with broadband providers, like Comcast, have zip to do with Net neutrality. Here's what you need to know about Net neutrality, and the Internet, to understand why.

By May. 15, 2014

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Netflix price hike is $1 extra per month, £1 in UK and €1 in Europe

The new, higher price only affects new subscribers, the streaming service says, with existing Netflix customers exempt from paying extra for two years.

By May. 9, 2014

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AT&T, Verizon may join Comcast in Netflix streaming deal

Representatives from AT&T and Verizon confirm that the companies are in talks with Netflix to strike a similar content distribution deal that it announced with Comcast earlier this week.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Could Netflix pop up on Comcast? Maybe in a few years

Comcast CEO says "Project Infinity" would offer "any content on any device at any time," including, he implies, Netflix.

By May. 28, 2014

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Rereading the tea leaves in the Netflix-Comcast deal

commentary Commentators appear to have assumed the worst about Netflix's recently announced paid peering deal with Comcast. What's the real message in the deal? The Internet isn't broken.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Famous VC: I meant what I said. Criticizing the rich is like Nazism

Tom Perkins, partner emeritus of Kleiner Perkins, says in an e-mail to Bloomberg that he really meant what some feared he'd said to the Wall Street Journal -- that criticizing the rich is akin to Nazism.

By Jan. 26, 2014