Level 3 Communications, the networking company that delivers streaming video to Netflix users, says that Comcast is demanding a “recurring fee” for the transmission of such videos to its subscribers.
Comcast is getting upset about actually being an internet provider, and has recently pushed the Netflix networking company that gets all that lovely streaming content into your home. The thing they are pushing for? Financially recompense for arduous task of getting such data to your home.
Level 3, who recently signed a deal to become the primary provider for streaming Netflix content, was pressured by Comcast to pay a “recurring fee” “to transmit Internet online movies and other content to Comcast’s customers who request such content.” After a few days of negotiating, Level 3 paid the fee, ensuring uninterrupted service for Netflix subscribers.
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