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Net Neutrality

Facebook launches an open platform for Internet.org
Everyone's invited this time around

Facebook launches an open platform for Internet.org

Harish Jonnalagadda

Facebook has launched an open platform through which developers can tailor their services for Internet.org, giving millions of users across the globe the ability to enjoy basic Internet services for free. Facebook's Internet.org initiative faced a severe backlash in India, with several companies based out of the country withdrawing from the platform citing net neutrality violations....

Morse code jokes do not a good net neutrality troll make
Good job Verizon!

Morse code jokes do not a good net neutrality troll make

Serenity Caldwell 62

The FCC took a strong step today in ensuring net neutrality. Verizon... threw a childish hissy fit in Morse Code. If you hadn't heard, the FCC took a historic vote today to reclassify broadband Internet as a utility under Title II of the Communications Act. In plain speech, this gives the FCC the same rights to regulate Internet providers as it currently does phone companies. This also...

FCC could announce new net neutrality regulations
Title II reclassification cometh

FCC could announce new net neutrality regulations

John Callaham 11

A new report says that the Federal Communications Commission could propose a set of regulations Thursday that would support net neutrality for both fixed and mobile broadband service providers. The proposal is likely to be similar to the ones that President Barack Obama announced in November 2014. The Wall Street Journal reports that FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler will state that broadband...