Verizon is buying AOL not just for customer numbers, its largely to do with mobile advertising. Is this a space that more telcos should be playing in?
CrossTalk was a weekly half-hour telecommunications podcast produced for the industry journal CommsDay.
Netflix has arrived in Australia. They’ll make a lot of money, whilst network providers will have to provide the capacity to meet the demand and pass the costs on. So is everyone paying for Netflix, whether they use it or not?
A new law will enable copyright owners to approach the Federal Court to request an injunction against an overseas website if its primary purpose is the infringement of copyright. ISPs will then be required to block those sites. Will it work?
Will more infrastructure competition be better for the industry, even though the OECD country with the fastest rollout of fibre did so with a monopoly player.
Could business resume sooner rather than later? Equities are behaving as though we will. Also EU finance ministers fail to reach agreement on stimulus, oil spikes on hopes of a supply settlement, and Bernie Sanders pulls out of the Presidential race. https://t.co/packx2Mun4
If the EU can’t fix the crisis in Italy and Spain without those nations incurring massive debt, will the southern nations pull out of the European experiment? I ask @ProfSteveKeen https://t.co/6lcTiuKfbU Support Steve at https://t.co/aO1AJXSNnk