Verizon CEO In A State Of Denial: Pretends Broadband Is Great... But Also Says He Wants To 'Throttle' Heavy Users
from the that'll-go-over-well dept
What may be even bigger, though, was Seidenberg's separate claim that the company is going to throttle video users:
But when we now go after the very, very high users, the ones who camp on the network all day long every day doing things that -- who knows what they're doing -- those are the --Now that's a pretty questionable statement. Just as the government is having a big showdown over net neutrality, to have the CEO of one of the main telcos saying he's planning to throttle video users -- something that Verizon lobbyists have been saying would never happen -- seems like a potentially damaging slip up.
MURRAY: It's video, right? I mean, it's video.
SEIDENBERG: But those are the people we will throttle and we will find them and we will charge them something else.