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  • New Data From Pando Offers A Glimpse Into The Massive Global Growth Of Freemium Gaming

    New Data From Pando Offers A Glimpse Into The Massive Global Growth Of Freemium Gaming

    Well, it looks like hardcore gamers would like to have a word with you, social and casual gamers. Yes, the stories in the media of late have been all about Rovio’s Angry Birds skyrocketing past half a billion downloads, or Zynga and its ilk overtaking social games. Both casual and social games have been growing like gangbusters, but the latest data from Pando Networks reveals some… Read More

  • A Look At Who’s Winning The Global Internet Speed Race [Infographic]

    A Look At Who’s Winning The Global Internet Speed Race [Infographic]

    In July, we covered a study released by Pando Networks that outlined some striking disparities in the current quality of internet access and speed across the U.S. Among the study’s more revealing findings was the size of the gap between those at the front of the pack in terms of connectivity speeds and those at the back — a difference of tenfold. Interestingly, Rhode Island came in… Read More

  • Which States And ISPs Are Winning The Internet Speed Race In The U.S.?

    Which States And ISPs Are Winning The Internet Speed Race In The U.S.?

    As much as those in Silicon Valley get wrapped up in all the innovative technologies and businesses being built on top of and around the Internet, the fact of the matter is that there are still some striking disparities in the quality of internet access and speeds in the U.S. today. Pando Networks, a service that optimizes online delivery of media assets such as games, video and software, drew… Read More

  • BitTorrent Is Now Streaming Movies (With Ads).  But Where's The Good Stuff?

    BitTorrent Is Now Streaming Movies (With Ads). But Where's The Good Stuff?

    For anyone who thinks that full-length movies on the Web are for downloading only should check out the Watch Now section on BitTorrent (you will need Flash Player 9 installed). Launched quietly on December 5 using its BitTorrent DNA streaming technology, Watch Now offers a few hundred full-length movies and TV shows that you can watch in full-screen that start a few seconds after clicking play. Read More