Accusations that Verizon may be throttling bandwidth on some internet services, including Netflix, have been fiercely denied by the company. There were fears that, following last month's net neutrality ruling, video downloads and playbacks via some ISP services would suffer. A member of the Verizon customer services team confirmed that the company was limiting bandwidth to cloud providers but this was quickly retracted. Watch this space.
Online news source VentureBeat suggested that MixBit, the video hosting platform developed by YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley, was in serious trouble and about to close. Not so, says Hurley, the site is doing well and there are exciting developments in the pipeline. These, and other stories of the past few days in video and cable-land, from ReelSEO.
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