Netflix blames Verizon for slow data speeds

Netflix is incorporating user alerts and messaging that will “keep members informed,” according to Netflix spokesman Jonathan Friedland. As reported in cnet.com:

“Netflix is alerting its viewers whenever its picture quality slows down through no fault of its own.

Late on Tuesday, Vox Media designer Yuri Victor posted to Twitter a photo of a Netflix screen with a message about a buffering interruption to a video stream. The message wasted no words about where the blame lay: “The Verizon network is crowded right now.” Netflix went on to say that it was “adjusting video for smoother playback.”

[Read more at cnet.com]

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