Net Neutrality The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Net Neutrality en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:25:00 GMT A Glimmer of Compromise on Net Neutrality as FCC Comment Period Ends A major Internet service provider and a leading advocate of Internet freedom have outlined middle routes in the polarized and politicized debate. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:25:00 GMT Peter Page Net Neutrality Debate Surpasses Janet Jackson's 'Nip Slip' in Number of Comments Sent to the FCC I'm sorry Ms. Jackson, the net neutrality debate is for real. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:35:00 GMT Laura Entis The 'Internet Slowdown' Is Coming: Tech Giants to Protest FCC's Net Neutrality Proposal Etsy, Kickstarter are holding a day of action on September 10 as the deadline approaches for public comments on the proposed 'fast lane' rules. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 20:08:00 GMT Nina Zipkin FCC Gives Public More Time to Speak Their Minds on Net Neutrality An avalanche of last-minute comments on a controversial proposal to allow Internet "fast lanes'' prompted the agency to extends its public comment period. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:22:00 GMT Peter Page Public Deluges FCC With 677K Comments on Proposed 'Fast Lane' Rule A long list of Internet upstarts have demanded tough regulation to protect net neutrality, while tech giants including Google and Facebook have said little. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:36:00 GMT Peter Page AT&T's Latest Move Should Have Net Neutrality Advocates Freaking Out The telecom giant has signed on the first significant customer to its sponsored controversial data program. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:05:00 GMT Steve Kovach Etsy CEO: We Couldn't Have Succeeded Under Proposed FCC Net Neutrality Rule Chad Dickerson called on the FCC to regulate the Internet as a utility, saying startups will be roadkill if fast lanes are allowed Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:54:00 GMT Peter Page A Brief, Unfolding History of Net Neutrality (Infographic) The Internet changes very fast technologically, socially and in creation of economic opportunity but the rules governing it change very slowly. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT Peter Page Loss of Net Neutrality Risks a Less Friendly Internet for Entrepreneurs The Internet where spunky startups have a real chance of toppling lumbering giants will be no more if net neutrality is killed by regulatory edict. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:41:00 GMT Phil La Duke Net Neutrality Wins Backing of Nation's Mayors The Internet is a powerful tool for economic development mayors fear will be dulled by loosely regulated ISPs. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 11:30:00 GMT Peter Page FCC Chairman Derided as 'Dingo' Backs Idea That Bites Broadband Industry Chairman Tom Wheeler endorsed using the commission's regulatory authority to override state laws hobbling communities that want to build public broadband networks. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:07:00 GMT Peter Page The Broadband Cartel and America's Entrepreneurs Broadband is essential for an entrepreneurial future but broadband providers are more like the electric company or Ma Bell from days past. The FCC needs to regulate them that way. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:54:00 GMT Peter Page WATCH: Comedian John Oliver Takes On FCC in Witty Net Neutrality Rant The HBO host says of the agency's net neutrality proposals, 'if you want to do something evil, put it inside something boring.' Tue, 03 Jun 2014 18:47:00 GMT Nina Zipkin What Is Net Neutrality, and How Can It Affect Your Business? Reddit's Alexis Ohanian walks us through the basics. Thu, 29 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Mikal E. Belicove The Latest FCC Net Neutrality Rules Should Be Opposed By favoring one type of company over another, regulators are guilty of the worst kind of government interference. Thu, 15 May 2014 22:20:00 GMT Ryan Shea FCC Advances Controversial Rules That Could Allow Internet Fast Lanes The preliminary proposal seeks public comment and allows the FCC to change course based on the feedback it receives. Thu, 15 May 2014 17:00:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Internet Providers Strike Back Against Net Neutrality Activists Twenty-eight of America's broadband providers signed an open letter warning the FCC that regulating broadband as a public utility will stifle innovation. Wed, 14 May 2014 15:58:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin FCC Chairman to Revise Proposal for New Broadband Rules After Backlash The revision comes after heaping criticism from major tech companies, who believe such a change will not only be a disadvantage to smaller companies but also to consumers. Mon, 12 May 2014 15:57:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Almost Every Major Tech Company in America Blasts the FCC’s Net Neutrality Proposal Opposition to the proposed rule change is growing louder as one commissioner calls for a delay on the May 15 vote and a public comment period. Thu, 08 May 2014 16:57:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin FCC to Propose Controversial New Rules on Net Neutrality The new rules would reportedly allow ISPs to charge content providers for a faster, separate pipeline into customers' homes, effectively ending net neutrality. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:29:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin