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How Do We Deal with Rampant Internet Video Consumption?

RedShark News’ Phil Rhodes examines the bandwidth issues associated with en masse Internet video consumption and identifies some possible solutions.

He writes, “It’s when we consider this sort of thing in its political context that brows begin to crease, because although net neutrality is well-aired, it remains the case that the current internet simply cannot support streaming video at the same levels, for instance, that we currently watch conventional broadcast or satellite television on, no matter how much we charge for access to it. There is a huge capacity problem looming, one that conventional infrastructure funding models may not be able to accommodate (or at least not quickly).”