Streaming quality reduced by YouTube and Netflix to stop internet from breaking

Streaming quality reduced by YouTube and Netflix to stop internet from breaking

The number of users using YouTube and Netflix have increased in huge numbers during the coronavirus pandemic. Hence, in order to reduce the strain on the internet, YouTube and Netflix have said that they will reduce the quality of streaming.

Timothy
Timothy
Oliver Biscuit
Oliver Biscuit 2 months

Those damn iron pipes they've been using for 25 years are rusted out and ready to burst. It's supposed to be modern but sending internets through pipes was a horrible idea

TheMadDane
TheMadDane 2 months

People are going to absolutely lose their shit if the web goes down. This is turning into a big shit sandwich and we're all gonna have to take a bite.

Daniel McEwen
Daniel McEwen 2 months

Ideally I'd like to be able to play ESO or SWTOR without a hitch but I guess I can get by with offline games if need be.

Paris Cloud
Paris Cloud 2 months

And all the morons in the US worried about Net Neutralitya few years ago. Guess whose still got fast speed and now waived data caps? That's right, USA. Guess our infrastructure ain't that bad after all.

Up
Up 2 months

They should blame China. But they won't bc it's one of their sugar daddies.

ConcealCarryProtect
ConcealCarryProtect 2 months

Yeah. The internet is so bogged down I literally cant do my required classes at home. I'm screwed.

michael zubas
michael zubas 2 months

i thought Net Neutrality was supposed to EXPAND CAPACITY! I love it when companies get proven wrong.

Jax Milovitch
Jax Milovitch 2 months

Must be getting tonnes of hits

Jus Saying
Jus Saying 2 months

Probably still crash in Australia.... our NBN (national broadband network) was shit even before all this happened.

Werli
Werli 2 months

you cant just break the internet. the internet is a net. you cut a part of the net, the net is still connected at other points.

Mozgus
Mozgus 2 months

Meanwhile Pornhub offers their premium service for free to certain countries to help keep us busy, lol.

Kyle G
Kyle G 2 months

Can someone inform the boomers how the internet actually works?

Pat
Pat 2 months

Tfw isps get insane subsidies, dont deliver, and give us dodogs*** infrastructure... 😀👍

Moto Moto
Moto Moto 2 months

😡😡😡😡

John W
John W 2 months

Well now it match production and story quality.

CoLpOeSnED
CoLpOeSnED 2 months

Good reason to have a dvd collection handy

Ironborn Pyke
Ironborn Pyke 2 months

Pornhub is free in certain countries right now - gonna crash

Carisa D
Carisa D 2 months

This is what I am scared of! You can stockpile tp and rice... you cannot stockpile access to the internet!

Dave
Dave 2 months

That's why if you want to watch a film or series you sail the seven seas to find it and get the Blu-ray edition to watch whenever you want.

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