"In sum, Comcast is not charging Netflix for transit service. It is charging Netflix for access to its subscribers. Comcast also charges its subscribers for access to Internet content providers like Netflix. In this way, Comcast is double dipping by getting both its subscribers and Internet content providers to pay for access to each other."
Having said that, I'm sure I'll try Apple Music at some point. I love Spotify, but to me there's still a gap for how to stream all of my live concert bootlegs that I've accumulated over the years for some reason. Maybe Apple Music can do it better than iTunes in the cloud or whatever the current version is.
- University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignPolitical Science, 1999 - 2003
- Southern Illinois University CarbondaleLaw, 2003 - 2006
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