Investment U submits: By Alexander MoschinaLast month, I posted a piece on media content delivery networks (CDNs), highlighting the major potential for stocks within the industry, as streaming media takes off.Complete Story »
Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) announced yesterday that it had reached an agreement to acquire FreeWheel Media Inc., a video advertising platform. While the exact price of the acquisition remains undisclosed, it is speculated to be around $320 million.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) laid out its proposal for new rules surrounding net neutrality. Consumer advocacy groups are crying foul on what they consider a turnaround in the government’s stance, while internet service providers (ISPs) are praising the new rules.
By Xiaofan Zhang: After rebounding 4.6% in July, China Internet stocks plunged 11.9% on average in August (Table 1), underperforming the monthly returns of NASDAQ Composite (QQQ) (-6.4%), the BNY Mellon China ADR Index (-7.6%), and the Halter USX China Index (-8.5%). Such performance resumed the industry's latest downtrend, which started from May (-11.6%) and June (-9.3%). During the U.S.
Akamai (AKAM) is a content delivery company that delivers web content for its customers and competes with other players like InterNAP Network Services (INAP), Limelight Networks (LLNW) and Level 3 (
Dan Rayburn submits: One of the things I've seen some bloggers, Wall Street analysts and readers commenting on regarding the Level 3 (LVLT) and Comcast (CMCSA) dispute, is the idea that Level 3 only won the Netflix (
Amanda Lang says she’s always loved to tell the business stories that matter to Canadians. As a host and producer of the upcoming weekday TV program Bloomberg North on the recently minted Bloomberg TV Canada channel, telling those stories is as important as how those stories will be made available to Canada and the world.
For six years, Lang was senior business correspondent for CBC’s nightly news program, The National, and host of The Exchange with Amanda Lang on the CBC News Network.