First post-net neutrality deal? Netflix to pay Comcast for preferential internet access

Streaming video service Netflix has agreed to pay Comcast, the largest internet service provider in the United States, for direct access to the ISP’s network. The arrangement — confirmed over the weekend first by the Wall Street Journal — will ensure that Netflix customers who rely on Comcast for their home internet service will have an easier time accessing content delivered through the streaming site. Link to story on RTYou may ask why I put this topic in the conspiracy forum.

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