NETFLIX - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/NETFLIX News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Netflix’s Comcast deal improves quality of video http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817908-79/comcast-netflix-video-megabits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817908-79/comcast-netflix-video-megabits.html.csp">Netflix’s Comcast deal improves quality of video</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T11:22:02.433-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Netflix’s videos are streaming through Comcast’s Internet service at their highest speeds in the past 17 months now that Netflix is paying for a more direct connection to Comcast’s network. Data released Monday by Netflix Inc. showed Comcast delivered its video at an average rate of 2.5 megabits per second during March. That was a 66 percent increase from a recent low of 1.51 megabits per second in January. The March performance also topped the previous monthly high of 2.17 megab...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578179082014-04-14T11:22:02.433-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T11:22:02.433-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817908@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:22:02 MDT Netflix speeds for Comcast customers finally go up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57665411-79/netflix-comcast-internet-video.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57665411-79/netflix-comcast-internet-video.html.csp">Netflix speeds for Comcast customers finally go up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T21:05:44.496-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 09:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perhaps Comcast Internet subscribers will finally be able to watch “House of Cards” without the video stopping every five minutes to buffer. Netflix, the video streaming service that is the home to such cult shows as the political drama starring Kevin Spacey and the prison drama, “Orange is the New Black,” reported that the average Internet speed on its service for Comcast customers has finally gone up in February after four-straight months of declines. That might be because Netflix came to an ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57665411@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:05:44 MDT Getting a clearer picture on Netflix-Comcast deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57594007-68/netflix-comcast-internet-video.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57594007-68/netflix-comcast-internet-video.html.csp">Getting a clearer picture on Netflix-Comcast deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL LIEDTKE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Technology Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T21:20:02.249-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 09:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • After years of bickering, Netflix and Comcast are working together to provide their subscribers with a more enjoyable experience when they’re watching movies and television shows over high-speed Internet connections. The new partnership is part of a breakthrough announced Sunday that requires Comcast’s Internet service to create new avenues for Netflix’s video to travel on its way to TVs and other devices. In return for the improved access, Netflix will pay Comcast an undisclosed...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575940072014-02-24T21:20:02.249-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-24T21:20:02.249-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57594007@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:20:02 MDT U.S. stocks rise on latest round of corporate deals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57591047-79/percent-rose-cents-0.8.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57591047-79/percent-rose-cents-0.8.csp">U.S. stocks rise on latest round of corporate deals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T08:47:02.372-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 08:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Stocks moved higher in early trading Monday as investors responded to the latest round of corporate deals, putting the Standard & Poor’s 500 index back into record territory. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 rose 14 points, or 0.8 percent, to 1,851 in the first half-hour of trading, slightly above its record high close of 1,848 reached on Jan. 15. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 130 points, or 0.8 percent, to 16,234 and the Nasdaq composite rose 33 points, or 0.8 percent, to 4,297. S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575910472014-02-24T08:47:02.372-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-24T08:47:02.372-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57591047@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:47:02 MDT Netflix reaches deal with Comcast over network access http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57588020-79/netflix-deal-comcast-internet.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57588020-79/netflix-deal-comcast-internet.html.csp">Netflix reaches deal with Comcast over network access</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Business Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T21:39:59.68-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 09:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Netflix has reached a deal with Comcast to ensure that its TV shows and movies are streamed smoothly to households, the first deal the online video streaming service has reached with an Internet service provider. The two companies said in a joint statement Sunday they’re establishing a more direct connection to provide a better service to customers that will also allow for future growth in Netflix traffic. The companies say the arrangement is already giving customers a better experien...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575880202014-02-24T21:39:59.68-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-24T21:39:59.68-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57588020@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:39:59 MDT U.S. stocks move higher in quiet trading http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57567612-79/netflix-percent-steel-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57567612-79/netflix-percent-steel-company.html.csp">U.S. stocks move higher in quiet trading</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-19T09:12:02.288-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 09:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks turned mostly higher in mid-morning trading Wednesday as investors waited to hear from the Federal Reserve later in the afternoon. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average rose 82 points, or 0.5 percent, to 16,211 as of 10:40 a.m. Eastern. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose six points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,847 and the Nasdaq composite fell less than a point to 4,262. FED MINUTES: On an otherwise quiet day for corporate and economic news, investors will get a chan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575676122014-02-19T09:12:02.288-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-19T09:12:02.288-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57567612@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:12:02 MDT