[LINK] ABC seeks law ensuring free content on broadband

Peter Bowditch peter at ratbags.com
Mon Sep 7 22:27:38 AEST 2009

Jan said:

> At 04:28 PM 7/09/2009, Adrian Chadd wrote:
> > > Given that some ISP's evidently can't add up:
> > > <http://david.boxall.id.au/bluemaxx/timeline.html#20090820>, how
> are
> > > they going to cope with not charging for bandwidth to access some
> content?
> Internode used to offer all of ABC content for no data charge. But 
> now the ABC is a range of formats which they can no longer deal with 
> [so I've been told]. They only have Iview now. Not even ABC streaming
> radio.

What? They can't transport Windows Media or Real files? That's what ABC 
radio uses to stream their shows. (The ones I listen to, at least.)

> I wrote to the digital guru at ABC but never received a reply. Maybe 
> it's time to write them again.
> Jan

Peter Bowditch
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