In a report released on Monday, Netflix Inc. has revealed that the streaming speeds for its users on the Comcast network have witnessed a significant increase. The improved performance is essentially a result of Netflix's recent deal which has given Netflix a more direct connection to the Comcast network.
A Reuters report revealed on Sunday that Canadian device maker BlackBerry Ltd. Plans to address vulnerabilities in programs related to the last-week-disclosed 'Heartbleed' security threat. The company has efforts underway to roll out security updates for messaging software for Android and iOS devices by April 18.
According to a Wall Street Journal (WSJ) report, online retail giant Amazon is preparing to foray into the highly competitive smartphone arena with a new handset of its own - the Amazon Kindle phone.
The long-rumored Amazon phone will be launched in the second half of 2014. Amazon apparently has efforts underway to officially announce the handset in June/July, and start shipping it by the end of September.
With a recent Consumerist poll naming cable giant Comcast as the 'Worst Company in America,' Comcast has admitted that the company is aware of the fact that there is scope for improvement of its service.
According to a recently-published post on Facebook's official business blog, the social network is set to introduce the first substantial change to its format for desktop ads. In the new format, Facebook will essentially make a change to the ads appearing in the right-hand column of the desktop version of the social networking site.
Executives from Comcast and Time Warner Cable (TWC) are scheduled to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, in an attempt to convince the lawmakers about the proposed merger of the two companies.
Qualcomm recently added two new 64-bit processors to its Snapdragon line. The new processors announced by Qualcomm on Monday include the Snapdragon 810 and the Snapdragon 808 processors, aimed at high-end flagship smartphones and tablets.
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