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I tested Gogo’s in-flight Wi-Fi of the future and said goodbye to Netflix buffering

I hate paying for in-flight Wi-Fi. I use its terrible quality and high price as excuses to disconnect from the world and take a nap. But Gogo is about to ruin my life with its upgraded Wi-Fi, rolling out to airlines later this year. I tested Gogo’s next-gen 2Ku internet system in its Airborne Test Lab, a Boeing… Read More »

Netflix shares soar as video service posts jump in subscribers

Netflix has shaken off growth worries with new subscriber numbers that beat estimates and sent its shares soaring. The video streaming company added 3.2 million international customers in the last three months, far more than the 2 million analysts had predicted. In the US numbers rose by 370,000, as hit shows such as Stranger Things and Narcos won… Read More »

Admitting to throttling video, Netflix now promises more control for users

A new feature due in May will let users choose video quality Netflix admitted Thursday to throttling video streams worldwide for its mobile users, but said it hasn’t been an issue for customers. The video streaming company plans to roll out to its members sometime in May a “data saver” feature, allowing them greater control over their data… Read More »