Canadian Netflix tweak creates quality choices, less data usage

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Canadian Netflix tweak creates quality choices, less data usage.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/03/18PfL1.jpg[/newsimage]A new development that affects only Canadians Netflix subscribers (so far) may not spell disaster, but it's enough to get some talking about just how the company will handle possible future issues and whether or not U.S. users should anticipate the change crossing the border.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/canadian-netflix-tweak-creates-quality-choices-less-data-usage-42229/](http://www.myce.com/news/canadian-netflix-tweak-creates-quality-choices-less-data-usage-42229/)


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#2

I want quality options in the USA!


#3

Careful what you wish for.
The reason that Netflix has initiated the options is that our ISPs
tend to deliver Internet service at 3 speeds. Slow, Slower and Glacial.
We have 4 major players in Canada, Shaw and Telus in the West and
Rogers and Bell in the East. In otherwords, ONE Telco and ONE Cable
company in each half of the country. Competition is non-existant.


#4

I just want the option so I can manage my broadband more wisely.