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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-10-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,040
Posted By xcrunner529
It's the same as HBO Go. This isn't difficult.

It's the same as HBO Go. This isn't difficult.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-17-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1,742
Views: 195,768
Posted By xcrunner529
LOL all of this is so true. I had the same...

LOL all of this is so true. I had the same thoughts when I used their bluray player as my main streaming device.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-10-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
I'm a network admin, so yes, it is my day job. ...

I'm a network admin, so yes, it is my day job.

6 just doesn't say who it is so there could be another hop there.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
I don't get that but it's interesting if...

I don't get that but it's interesting if accurate.

There's no crow here. What you posted previously was not evidence of a direct connection despite your claim nor was it even the right place to...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
This.

This.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
Umm all that means is it was another IP allocated...

Umm all that means is it was another IP allocated to AT&T (nothing extrodinary). Now, I'll go slow here, who owns the next part of the traceroute?

....

XO? Well then, AT&T is not directly...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
What I do find weird is that I can't ping the...

What I do find weird is that I can't ping the servers listed earlier, such as NYC.

PING ipv4_1.ix0.c001.nyc001.ix.nflxvideo.net (108.175.42.66): 56 data bytes
Request timeout for icmp_seq 0...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
How does it validate direct peering if it still...

How does it validate direct peering if it still goes through XO? I get a similae traceroute (also through XO) on my parent's TWC connection.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
I'm pretty sure Netflix has recently said 100% of...

I'm pretty sure Netflix has recently said 100% of their traffic is now through their own CDN (OpenConnect).
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
I'm not quite sure I see the usefulness of a...

I'm not quite sure I see the usefulness of a traceroute to netflix.com. netflix.com is hosted in AWS and is completely different servers from Netflix's CDN for video.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-09-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
I have UVerse and am getting instant 1080P Super...

I have UVerse and am getting instant 1080P Super HD (5800) on my ATV3. That's pretty crazy. It ramps up from the crappy 240 pretty quickly on the PS3 as well. Why it starts at that horrible quality...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-05-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1,613
Views: 169,860
Posted By xcrunner529
Who here uses the Amazon Instant PS3 app? Has...

Who here uses the Amazon Instant PS3 app? Has anyone noticed that the captioning doesn't respect your settings on the website? I have the background set to transparent, but that doesn't seem to be...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-23-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
You have Asus software. You could use the OpenVPN...

You have Asus software. You could use the OpenVPN support built into the router to create a tunnel to the service and make it available to a special SSID for tunneled traffic.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-22-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 298,918
Posted By xcrunner529
You like when you press back that it randomly...

You like when you press back that it randomly decides to not keep your spot in your list and puts you back at the top? You like choosing a profile each time and watching lots of "Loading" screens?...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-22-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 298,918
Posted By xcrunner529
We finally got post-play for Netflix! That makes...

We finally got post-play for Netflix! That makes me happy. Unfortunately I still have been getting really bad Netflix performance on my ATV 3 lately and the way the ATV interface doesn't keep my spot...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-20-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 232,929
Posted By xcrunner529
They have tried hiding them ever since...

They have tried hiding them ever since deemhphasizing the disk side of the business. They are not available on any of their device apps or platforms and by default clicking a movie takes you to the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-20-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 232,929
Posted By xcrunner529
What I don't get is why Netflix has been so eager...

What I don't get is why Netflix has been so eager to throw out a very useful resource - their customer's reviews. They have been a great resource for me for learning about movies to watch and I...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-19-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
I'm in an apt complex with FTTP.

I'm in an apt complex with FTTP.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-19-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1,613
Views: 169,860
Posted By xcrunner529
I've definitely had DD with Amazon before.

I've definitely had DD with Amazon before.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-19-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 7,349
Views: 622,729
Posted By xcrunner529
I always got my speed with TWC, but with UVerse...

I always got my speed with TWC, but with UVerse it varies. Sometimes higher (because of the overprovisioning they do for TV bandwidth), but at prime times could be lower. Neither affect what you...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-19-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1,613
Views: 169,860
Posted By xcrunner529
Oh, I thought Amazon moved to 1080P. HBO Go...

Oh, I thought Amazon moved to 1080P. HBO Go apparently moved (http://www.techofthehub.com/2013/07/hbogo-apple-tv-1080p-review.html) to 1080P DD do it is probably still the best then.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-19-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1,613
Views: 169,860
Posted By xcrunner529
How would you all judge the Amazon quality...

How would you all judge the Amazon quality relative to HBO Go? I have a Roku streaming stick and interested in if it'd be worth watching the HBO back catalog via Amazon instead of Go for better...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-19-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 232,929
Posted By xcrunner529
I got my streaming stick and love it. It's...

I got my streaming stick and love it. It's perfect for the bedroom and hidden nicely behind the TV.

Question - it seems to be a known issue that the Roku doesn't sleep or the screensaver doesn't...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-16-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 232,929
Posted By xcrunner529
Perhaps network related, because there's barely a...

Perhaps network related, because there's barely a delay for me. It's great because I can just send a video I find on the internet or while browsing news to my TV. I also used YouTube this way, but...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-16-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 232,929
Posted By xcrunner529
Thanks for the info, everyone. I ordered one! ...

Thanks for the info, everyone. I ordered one!

I may eventually get a Roku 3 after selling the Roku 2 for an Apple TV. I like the Apple TV, but I can't stand not having Autoplay for Netflix,...
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