The war between Netflix and Verizon over streaming capacity is heating up.
While Verizon treats all Internet traffic the same, Netflix is pressing all its providers to give priority to their stream. If not, this is what they say happens:
The message appeared during a slowdown in delivery of its stream Tuesday night, and Verizon got the blame.
Netflix and Verizon have signed a deal that would ensure efficient delivery, but their speed is still slower than Netflix wants.
This is all about Net Neutrality, which a fight over whether to give everybody equal Internet access or to offer some heavy users premium access - for a fee. Find out 3 things you need to know about Net Neutrality here.