The bombastic, high-profile war over net neutrality isn’t over—but the battle is about to move deep into the weeds. In many ways, the first effort presents a win-win scenario for the Democrats, … Continue reading The Looming Net Neutrality Fight Is Looking Damn Good for Supporters
Ahead of Thursday’s FCC net neutrality vote, here’s what you need to know as the fight for the future of the internet comes to a head. The most important paragraph in this … Continue reading Net neutrality: Here’s what Thursday’s vote to repeal is really all about
He fears the FCC has not considered the full consequences of altering the open web. Europe, which has adopted net neutrality rules for some time can give us some insight into whether … Continue reading France’s top internet regulator, Sébastien Soriano, has a message for Americans on net neutrality.
Congress took $101 million in donations from the ISP industry — here’s how much your lawmaker got. Article shows how much our politicians are owned by our Internet providers. Source: All 535 … Continue reading All 535 members of Congress, and how much money they got from ISPs
Internet providers seized a tool built at public expense, privatized it, and sold it back to us for profit. Repealing net neutrality will only make it worse This article is correct. We … Continue reading It’s time to take the internet off the free market – and make it a basic right
The FCC’s argument for repealing net neutrality is based on an assertion that investment in broadband has decreased. But the data doesn’t back up that claim. The whole basis behind him destroying … Continue reading There’s a big math problem with the FCC chairman’s main argument for repealing net neutrality
I used natural language processing techniques to analyze net neutrality comments submitted to the FCC from April-October 2017, and the Key Findings: One pro-repeal spam campaign used mail-merge to disguise 1.3 million comments as unique grassroots submissions. There were likely multiple other campaigns aimed at injecting what may total several million pro-repeal … Continue reading More than a Million Pro-Repeal Net Neutrality Comments were Likely Faked
As we noted yesterday, the FCC is trying to use the Thanksgiving holiday to distract the press and public from its blatant handout to one of the least liked and least competitive … Continue reading FCC Releases Net Neutrality Killing Order, Hopes You’re Too Busy Cooking Turkey To Read It
Nothing good — but we can keep fighting for it. Right now, there are regulations in place that, for the most part, force your ISP (Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, etc) to treat every megabyte of data the same. A megabyte from Facebook gets treated the same way as one from Instagram, a … Continue reading What Happens Without Net Neutrality? – Emma Lindsay
Want more Netflix? You’ll pay extra for that. Excuse me, does the government work for us the people or the corporations? Source: If you want to see what America would be like … Continue reading If you want to see what America would be like if it ditched net neutrality, just look at Portugal
Portuguese non-neutral ISP shows us what our Trumpian internet will look like Source: Portuguese non-neutral ISP shows us what our Trumpian internet will look like / Boing Boing Continue reading Portuguese ISP shows us what our internet will look like without net neutrality
This guy running the FCC is the very definition of “The Swamp” and is willing to destroy the Internet and the FCC just to get a nice high paying job after he … Continue reading Just How Unpopular, How Wrong on the Facts, How Misguided Is the FCC Proposal to Rollback Network Neutrality and Broadband Privacy?