The day (April 14) after the Federal Communications Commission published its open Internet order in the Federal Register, the American Cable Association and the Wireless Association filed separate litigation against the Commission's Feb. 26 decision to reclassify broadband ISPs as Title II telecommunications service providers.
Dish Network April 14 announced it is making available direct access to Netflix and music video service Vevo to subscribers using the broadband-connected Joey DVR. The satellite TV operator’s second-generation Hopper subs should see the Netflix app on connected Joey clients, including Joey, Super Joey and Wireless Joey, within the coming weeks.
The proliferation of music streaming, downloads, festivals and touring acts would suggest music retail has gone the way of pagers, vinyl records and CDs. And yet physical music product continues to resonate among consumers.