Daily Archives: May 18, 2011

Tech news from around the web:

  • Netflix video streaming is now the single largest source of peak downstream internet traffic in the US, TechCrunch reports. The video streaming service now accounts for 29.7 per cent of peak traffic, up from 21 per cent last autumn.

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Is the secondary market for private company stock – one of the main financial innovations of the last couple of years – just a flash in the pan? Two of the most watched companies, Skype and LinkedIn, are about to be lost in little more than a week. How many others among the top ten will still be around a year from now? See the full list after the break. Read more