Netflix-Comcast Deal Promises Faster Access

Users of the movie and TV subscription service could receive seamless streaming.
3:00 | 02/24/14

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Netflix and Comcast have announced a new deal that they say is already giving customers better service the companies have established toward direct connection. So that movies and TV shows can be streamed more smoothly. And they say that connection will also allow for future growth and Netflix traffic how much do we know about this deal. Well we don't know the terms of the deal you know that how much money Netflix is paying Comcast and that's obviously going to be important for the stock. I think what's important for people -- -- that Netflix already pays for this access. For right now they're doing it through third parties and now they're going directly to Comcast and -- hey we want to put our servers. Right next to your servers to make sure that Netflix. Clients can get. House of cards and whatever else they're watching as quickly as possible I'm I'm I'm addicted house of cards I got I admit there so I want it as fast as possible and when I wanted. So and I Anderson a necklace is doing -- essentially to keep its customers happy. -- Comcast which is -- -- merged with Time Warner. Which would create a huge cable company in this country -- -- wants to show they cares about customers to you so you know I think the the early returns are. That this is is good for Comcast. And good for Comcast subscribers. In the question really is going to be how much is Netflix paying for the access.

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