• The Latest ISP Speed Rankings from Netflix
    [March 22, 2016] Netflix released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of February. The biggest change for the U.S. was Bright House moving up 6 spots. Time Warner moved up 2. Here’s a look at the rankings for the […]
  • Google Fiber Bringing Internet Service to Public Housing
    [February 4, 2016] Google announced that it will bring gigabit Internet service to residents in all public housing properties that it connects with Google Fiber. This is launching with the Housing Authority of Kansas City at West Bluff. This is the first property to get gigabit Internet as a part of the program and wires 100 homes with […]
  • Latest ISP Speed Rankings from Netflix
    [December 22, 2015] Netflix released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of November. There wasn’t a great deal of change here in the U.S. There were a few spots that flipped flopped in the top fifteen: Still, the speeds […]
  • Recently Released ISP Rankings From Netflix
    [October 30, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of September. Verizon FiOS climbed back up to the top spot in the U.S. with an average speed of 3.75 Mbps, which is up from 3.64 Mbps […]
  • The Latest ISP Speed Rankings From Netflix
    [September 25, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of August. The ISP Speed Index site and graphs have been redesigned.
  • Newly Released ISP Speed Rankings From Netflix
    [August 21, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of July. For the U.S., the month saw some movement in the numbers 4 through 9 range. Charter rose two spots, while Bright House and Time Warner […]
  • Verizon Falls In Netflix ISP Speed Rankings
    [July 17, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of June.
  • Latest Netflix ISP Speeds Puts Verizon-Fios at Top
    [May 22, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of April. Verizon FIOS remained in the top spot in the U.S. but Cox continued to climb, moving up to the number 2 slot overtaking Cablevision Optimum […]
  • ISP Speed Rankings Broken Down By Netflix
    [April 23, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. This reflects the month of March.
  • Verizon Leads the Pack With ISP Speed
    [March 20, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. January’s data saw Verizon FIOS hang on to its lead in the U.S., but Cablevision matching it at an average speed of 3. 43 Mbps. The new data looks at February, […]
  • Recent ISP Speed Rankings, According to Netflix
    [February 20, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. The previous list looking at December data showed Netflix’s heaviest viewing month, with December 28 being the largest streaming day of 2014. The new data looks at January, which saw Verizon […]
  • Netflix Provides January 2015 ISP Speed Rankings
    [January 23, 2015] Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. The previous list looking at November data showed significant increases in average speed in both the U.S. and Europe. The new data looks at December, which Netflix says was its heaviest […]
  • Netflix Provides Monthly Update on ISP Speed Rankings
    [December 19, 2014] Netflix has released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. The previous list didn’t bring any major changes, but in the U.S. Bright House jumped up to the top three with an average speed of 3.13Mbps, just behind Verizon IFOS and […]
  • Do You Agree With Obama’s Request To Reclassify the Internet?
    [November 14, 2014] In an effort to protect an open Internet, President Obama announced that he’sasking the FCC to reclassify Internet service under Title II of the Telecommunications Act.
  • Netflix Ranks ISP Speeds In Latest Release
    [September 19, 2014] It’s that time again. Netflix has released its latest ISP Speed Index ranking data for August. According to the company, its agreements with AT&T, Time Warner, and Verizon are paying off.
  • ISP Speed Data from Netflix
    [August 22, 2014] Netflix just released its new ISP Speed Index data for the month of July. Last month, they added some icons to the U.S. graph to “increase transparency” about the type of technology used by an ISP. This month, they’ve added them to 12 other countries, including Canada and Mexico.
  • Netflix Releases Report Comparing ISP Performance
    [July 25, 2014] Netflix just released its new ISP Speed Index data for the month of June. This time, they’ve added icons to the U.S. graph to “increase transparency” about the type of technology used by an ISP.
  • Netflix Releases US ISP Speed Index
    [June 20, 2014] Netflix has released its latest ISP Speed Index data right as ISP speeds are a hot button issue in the industry (even more than usual), particularly as they relate to Netflix. If you hadn’t heard, Netflix was showing Verizon users messages saying, “The Verizon network is crowded right now. Adjusting video for smoother playback.” These […]
  • As Regulators Decide On Merger, Comcast and Time Warner Are Still The Most Hated
    [May 30, 2014] The American Customer Satisfaction Index, a gigantic (80,000 or so) annual survey that asks Americans about their satisfaction with certain companies and areas of the national economy, has once again shown that people really, really hate Comcast and Time Warner Cable. You know, those two companies that are trying to merge right now. This year, […]
  • Responses To FCC’s New Net Neutrality Rules Have Exploded Across The Internet
    [April 28, 2014] he FCC is set to propose new rules related to net neutrality, and they’re not exactly in favor of it. In fact, according to reports, these rules would enable broadband providers to give preferential treatment to content providers who pay for access to “fast lanes”.
  • Google Fiber Faces Problems Implementing Internet In Certain Markets
    [March 7, 2014] It seems these days that Google is trying to have a finger in everything and anything. Therefore it was only a matter of time before the company decided it should seriously consider providing its own high-speed internet service. Google is currently working on this new venture and one of its early targets for the service […]
  • Netflix Plans To Battle Potential ISP Discrimination
    [February 14, 2014] They call the ruling “unfortunate”
  • Big Concerns Raised With AT&T’s Sponsored Data Plan
    [January 17, 2014] Though it was easy to miss among the flood of CES coverage this week, AT&T has announced a plan to capture new revenue from its data network. Called “Sponsored Data,” the plan would see AT&T charging mobile content providers for AT&T subscribers’ data usage. In other words, Netflix or Facebook could pay AT&T for its […]
  • AT&T Will Offer $70 A Month Gigabit Internet In Austin
    [December 18, 2013] Earlier this year, Google announced that it would be bringing Google Fiber to Austin at some point in 2014. The local incumbent ISP – AT&T – immediately announced afterward that it would do the same. Many thought that AT&T’s gigabit service would cost more than Google Fiber, but that’s not the case.
  • City-Wide Gigabit Network Purposed For Louisville, Kentucky
    [November 22, 2013] Since Google Fiber hit the scene in 2012, more and more cities have taken interest in the idea of building gigabit networks for their businesses and citizens. Now one of the country’s biggest commercial hubs is calling for a city-wide gigabit network.