Trump Reportedly Picks Net Neutrality Foe To Lead FCCPresident Donald Trump has reportedly picked a fierce critic of the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules to be chief regulator of the nation's airwaves and internet connections.
How A Trump Administration Could Shape The InternetUnder a President Donald Trump, cable and phone companies could gain new power to influence what you do and what you watch online - not to mention how much privacy you have while you're at it.
Federal Court Upholds Net Neutrality Rules On Internet AccessA federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the government's "net neutrality" rules that require internet providers to treat all web traffic equally.
FCC Votes In Favor Of Net Neutrality; Internet Activists Declare VictoryInternet activists declared victory over the nation’s big cable companies Thursday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to impose the toughest rules yet on broadband service to prevent companies like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T from creating paid fast lanes and slowing or blocking web traffic.
A 'Free Ride': Silicon Valley Tech Companies Sit Out Net Neutrality Fight Amid FCC Vote
FCC To Rule On Net Neutrality, Tighter Restrictions On Internet ProvidersThe new rule would prevent Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile. from intentionally blocking or slowing Web traffic.
SF Net Neutrality Proponents Applaud President Obama’s Plan To Keep Internet FreeSan Francisco Bay Area companies that have joined a national coalition to fight for net neutrality include Reddit, Imgur, Y Combinator and Netflix.
Cable Stocks Fall After Obama Backs Net Neutrality, Calls On FCC To Ban Internet 'Fast Lanes'Cable company stocks fell sharply Monday after President Obama called for the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify Internet access as a utility.
Netflix, Twitter & Reddit Plan Internet 'Slowdown' To Call For Net Neutrality Several websites, big and small, are taking a stance in the new battle over net neutrality with an Internet "slowdown" Wednesday.
Larry Magid: Verizon Plans To Bring Cable TV To Mobile DevicesWhy cut the cord when you can take it with you? That's the idea behind Verizon’s new plan, which will let its customers stream cable TV straight to their smartphones.
Larry Magid: FCC Extends Public Comment Deadline On Net Neutrality The Federal Communications Commission says it's extending the deadline for public to comment on a net neutrality proposal because the response has swamped the agency's website.
‘Occupy’ Protesters Arrested At Google Campus OvernightThe occupation outside Google headquarters lasted only about ten hours, but resulted in about half of the 10 protesters being taken into custody. The activists had been demanding that Google do more to protect net neutrality.