Bandwidth Overkill Podcast, Episode 7: Sesame Street Ain’t Got No Soul

This week we’re talking how Netflix gets mo money but then loses it, BitTorrent launches a TV Network and PBS Anywhere gets no love. Plus Marcus Shockley breaks into a dissection of how Sesame Street lost its soul.

Links from the show:

Community Network Map: Find Out if You Have A Local Government Owned Fiber Net:
https://muninetworks.org/communitymap
Netflix could make an extra $520 million per year because of its price hike
http://www.businessinsider.com/netflix-could-make-520-million-per-year-from-price-hike-2016-6

Netflix stands to lose half-million subs from price hike
http://www.rapidtvnews.com/2016062543374/netflix-stands-to-lose-half-million-subs-from-price-hike.html?utm_content=buffer23760&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer#axzz4ClcF3V7X

Sling TV, PBS Anywhere, TV4 and other smaller, niche OTT services struggle for viewers’ attention
http://www.fierceonlinevideo.com/story/sling-tv-pbs-anywhere-tv4-and-other-smaller-niche-ott-services-struggle-vie/2016-06-21

BitTorrent Is Looking to Launch a TV News Network
http://variety.com/2016/digital/news/bittorrent-news-network-hires-1201799271/

You can check out Episode 6 of Bandwidth Overkill, where we talk about how Yahoo’s streaming sports efforts beat ESPN at their own game.

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