HBO, Sony and Showtime are asking US internet service providers to treat them as "managed" services. In other words, they want dedicated bandwidth for their video content, reports The Wall Street Journal.
A new survey of how happy British ISP users are with their internet connections has found greater contentment with smaller firms, as the likes of Plusnet and John Lewis Broadband outgun BT and TalkTalk.
Internet enthusiasts are creating invisible tech memorials to everyone's favourite fantasy author. The message "GNU Terry Pratchett" is being added to server headers all over the web in memory of the late writer.