In addition to Reed Hastings’ joke that HBO CEO Richard Plepler’s HBO Go credential is “Netflix bitch,” the highlights of Netflix’s 4Q conference call on Wed included the company’s exploration of different pricing plans as its 4Q earnings of $0.79 a share beat Wall Street expectations of $0.65. Read on for more on its 4Q financials, what Netflix has been testing in the past year, its stance on net neutrality and more.

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NCTA is pointing the FCC toward a study from CableLabs and U of CO researchers that reiterates its argument that spectrum sharing in the 5.1 GHz band will not cause harmful interference. Here’s why.
Citing stronger-than-expected demand for AT&T U-verse with GigaPower, the telco plans to expand the all-fiber network.

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Mediacom Sees 24% FCF Jump

The pandemic continued to drive strong broadband gains for Mediacom in 4Q20, with the company reporting an 8.3% YOY jump in broadband customers. Adjusted OIBDA rose 16.3% to $246.8 million, while free cash

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