Author Archives: Ian D. Nock

About Ian D. Nock

Looks a little like a bank robber but actually is a consultant working in the field of Consumer Electronics, Digital TV and Interactive Solutions/delivery. Twenty years experience working throughout Europe on delivering IT Systems and Digital TV Solutions. Experienced in working on all aspects of service delivery including solution integration, platforms and customer premises equipment.

The science behind Netflix’s first major redesign in four years | The Verge

Back in March, a developer named Renan Cakirerk wrote a small piece of code that made a big impact on Netflix. Cheekily named “god mode,” it addressed one of the most annoying aspects of trying to use Netflix in your browser: scrolling through the company’s ever-growing list of movies. Once enabled, it would simply give you one, big list. Instead of sitting there, holding your mouse in anticipation, you could simply find the title you wanted and get on with watching.

via The science behind Netflix’s first major redesign in four years | The Verge.

Altice’s Drahi meets with Marcus as FCC gives OK to Charter to also pursue TWC – FierceCable

Patrick Drahi, Altice telecom group’s majority shareholder, was in New York Thursday, meeting with top Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) executives, including CEO Rob Marcus, to discuss a possible cash-and-stock buyout of the No. 2 cable operator in the U.S.

via Altice’s Drahi meets with Marcus as FCC gives OK to Charter to also pursue TWC – FierceCable.