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India's New Net Neutrality Rules Bars Facebook's Free Internet Program
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India's New Net Neutrality Rules Bars Facebook's Free Internet Program

The program offers pared-down Internet services on mobile phones, along with access to the company's own social network and messaging services, without charge.
Facing Net Neutrality Concerns, Zuckerberg Argues for Free Internet Service in India
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Facing Net Neutrality Concerns, Zuckerberg Argues for Free Internet Service in India

Critics acknowledge the program may get people on the Internet, but argue that it gives Facebook a money-making engine and harms competition.
FCC Summons AT&T, Comcast and T-Mobile to Explain Data Cap Exemptions
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FCC Summons AT&T, Comcast and T-Mobile to Explain Data Cap Exemptions

Some net neutrality advocates have expressed concerns over the potential of companies' programs to harm innovation.
Everything You Need to Know About Today's Net Neutrality Trial
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Everything You Need to Know About Today's Net Neutrality Trial

The hot-button issue will be argued in the DC Circuit Court of Appeals today.
U.S. Business Need to Speak Up to Protect the Open Internet
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U.S. Business Need to Speak Up to Protect the Open Internet

Internet service providers are trying to undo the FCC's landmark Open Internet rule. Businesses must do more to defend all they've gained.
Pantelis Michalopoulos and Georgios Leris
U.S. Appeals Court to Hear Net Neutrality Lawsuits in December
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U.S. Appeals Court to Hear Net Neutrality Lawsuits in December

Opponents of the net neutrality rules sued the FCC this year, saying the commission violated regulations when it passed the rules.
Hoverboards, Uber Protests and Taylor Swift: Your Weekly News Roundup
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Hoverboards, Uber Protests and Taylor Swift: Your Weekly News Roundup

Taxi drivers reject an Uber service they say is unfair. Also this week, Taylor Swift takes on Apple.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The First Net Neutrality Complaint Looks Doomed to Fail
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The First Net Neutrality Complaint Looks Doomed to Fail

A test case of the FCC's new net neutrality rules arrived on the agency's doorstep. It involves slow web streams, but is likely to fail.
AT&T Braces for $100 Million Fine Over 'Unlimited' Data Plans
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AT&T Braces for $100 Million Fine Over 'Unlimited' Data Plans

The FCC is charging AT&T with not properly informing customers that it would slow data speeds on unlimited plans if data caps were exceeded.
Laura Entis
FCC's Tom Wheeler on Open Internet Rules: 'We Shouldn't Be Going Backwards'
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FCC's Tom Wheeler on Open Internet Rules: 'We Shouldn't Be Going Backwards'

FCC's Tom Wheeler on Open Internet Rules: 'We Shouldn't Be Going Backwards'
Nina Zipkin
Why Mark Cuban Thinks the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal Fell Apart
Mark Cuban

Why Mark Cuban Thinks the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal Fell Apart

The feisty billionaire investor and 'Shark Tank' star sounded off about the failed mega merger on Twitter and -- no surprise -- he's pointing the finger at the FCC.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Surprise! Mark Zuckerberg Isn't a Workaholic. Well, Not Exactly.
Mark Zuckerberg

Surprise! Mark Zuckerberg Isn't a Workaholic. Well, Not Exactly.

In his latest Q&A, the billionaire Facebook CEO talked work habits, net neutrality and virtual reality. He even fielded Qs from Richard Branson and Shakira. And, no, he didn't hire that dude who asked him for a job.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Fab.com's Massive Fall: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Fab.com's Massive Fall: Your Weekly News Roundup

This week's edition recaps Fab's fire sale, the FCC's historic decision on net neutrality, Pebble's record Kickstarter and more.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Despite What Mark Cuban Says, Net Neutrality Will Not Create 'Uncertainty'
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Despite What Mark Cuban Says, Net Neutrality Will Not Create 'Uncertainty'

The FCC now has oversight of the Internet. But there is one thing it can never change.