Verizon Tells Netflix to Remove Congestion Notices on Sluggish Videos

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The blame game between Netflix and Verizon Communications entered the cease-and-desist phase on Thursday. Verizon warned that it might sue the streaming-video service if it doesn’t stop displaying a notice to subscribers—”The Verizon network is crowded right now”—when content loads sluggishly.

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