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See 'True Detective' finale crash HBO Go in one chart

The crash of HBO's popular app and Web portal follows tribulations for live streams of the Oscars a week earlier.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Netflix, YouTube gobble up half of Internet traffic

Netflix and YouTube together make up half of peak Internet traffic in North America while their main rivals barely register, a study says. At the same time, file sharing is a sliver of its former self.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Video streaming is on the rise with Netflix dominating

With 32.3 percent of the market share, Netflix reigns the entertainment streaming world, but Amazon, Hulu, and YouTube still maintain their piece of the pie.

By May. 14, 2013

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Netflix queues up launches in Germany, France

Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, and Luxembourg will also get the streaming service later this year, in the company's biggest push into mainland Europe.

By May. 20, 2014

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Internet usage sacked during Super Bowl for loss of 15%

A study by Sandvine suggested that football fans huddled around their TVs were online 15 percent less than usual during the big game.

By Feb. 4, 2013

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Netflix neutrality: Court ruling won't boost your Netflix bill. Yet

When a court quashed the FCC's Net neutrality rules, Netflix became the bull's-eye for fears of higher fees from broadband providers, but it doesn't have to be that way.

By Jan. 17, 2014

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Netflix gobbles a third of peak Internet traffic in North America

Sandvine also reports that total Internet data usage across wired connections has more than doubled over the last year.

By Nov. 7, 2012

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Comcast may impose data caps on all customers within 5 years

Executive VP for the cable giant predicts move to a usage-based billing model, with a data cap of maybe 500GB.

By May. 14, 2014

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Amazon renews 'Alpha House,' picks up 6 series

Amazon Studios is keeping the John Goodman-led comedy and picking up six of the 10 shows it tested in its latest "pilot season," including one that gives Amazon its best shot at taking on Netflix's Emmy cred.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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As Sandy surged, Internet use spiked

While the waters were rising and the wind was blasting buildings along the East Coast, Internet usage rocketed above the usual. That is, before the blackouts hit.

By Oct. 31, 2012