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Tim Cook pushes for equality in Alabama with L.G.B.T. rights
Equality and Diversity

Tim Cook pushes for equality in Alabama with L.G.B.T. rights

Chuong H Nguyen 55

After being inducted into the Alabama Academy of Honor, Apple CEO Tim Cook is pushing his home state to do more for equality and be inclusive where L.G.B.T. rights are concerned. Noting that Alabama was "too slow" to guarantee equality rights in the 1960s, the Apple CEO said that Alabama only removed a ban on interracial marriage in the state Constitution 14 years ago, and that it could...

Crushed by a stampede of petitioners, the FCC extends net neutrality comment period

Crushed by a stampede of petitioners, the FCC extends net neutrality comment period

Derek Kessler 3

Crushed by a flood of commenters, the FCC has extended the open comment period for their Open Internet proceedings until Friday. When we wrote about the importance of net neutrality back in May, the FCC had opened the door for open comment, and that window was due to close today. But after having been smashed yesterday and today by people like you registering their thoughts with the FCC...