Network Neutrality


EU to End Roaming Charges by 2017

EU to End Roaming Charges by 2017

The European Commission has been working on a deal to end roaming charges and provide internet by the 15th of June, 2017....

Jun 30 2015, 7:26am CDT

AT&T will Follow Net Neutrality Rules Under DirecTV Deal

AT&T will Follow Net Neutrality Rules Under DirecTV Deal

Some of the novel Net neutrality laws that have been legislated are to be followed to the letter by AT&T under the canopy o...

Jun 3 2015, 7:27am CDT

FCC Rules Against Petition to Delay Open Internet

FCC Rules Against Petition to Delay Open Internet

Friday, May 8, the Federal Communication Commission denied petitioners including AT&T and CenturyLink the chance to delay o...

May 10 2015, 6:10pm CDT

FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules

FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules

Net neutrality is an essential component to an open Internet. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today voted to protec...

Feb 26 2015, 8:41pm CST

Twitter fully backs FCC's new plan to net neutrality

Twitter fully backs FCC's new plan to net neutrality

This plan is going to prevent the ISPs from speeding up a few websites at the expense of others...

Feb 23 2015, 12:55pm CST

Could Apple make apps for Blackberry?

Could Apple make apps for Blackberry?

Net neutrality could make that possible...

Jan 23 2015, 7:08am CST

The Biggest Net Neutrality Lie

The Biggest Net Neutrality Lie

This week, filings are flooding into the FCC about its latest effort to pass “net neutrality” rules, the first phase of public...

Jul 17 2014, 2:44am CDT

Google visits Cuba to promote open Internet access

Google visits Cuba to promote open Internet access

Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt, together with Jared Cohen, Brett Perlmutter and Dan Keyserling of Google Ideas, made a...

Jun 30 2014, 4:04am CDT

John Oliver, Net Neutrality, and the Ghost of SOPA-PIPA

John Oliver, Net Neutrality, and the Ghost of SOPA-PIPA

So now the net neutrality debate has its very own pop culture hook.  It’s been a week since HBO’s John Oliver unleashed hi...

Jun 9 2014, 9:27am CDT

Netflix blames Verizon for slow streaming speeds

Netflix blames Verizon for slow streaming speeds

Who is to blame when Netflix is slow on your computer?...

Jun 5 2014, 4:33am CDT

Every Internet User Needs to Watch This: John Oliver on Net Neutrality

Every Internet User Needs to Watch This: John Oliver on Net Neutrality

John Oliver calls for action against the FCC's plans to break net neutrality. Watch the insanely funny and at the same tim...

Jun 4 2014, 8:18am CDT

AT&T and DirecTV Merger Details

AT&T and DirecTV Merger Details

Telecommunications giant AT&T is proposing a $48.5 billion merger with satellite TV provider DirecTV. If the deal goes thro...

May 19 2014, 1:27am CDT

Social Capital is the new Wealth

The Facts about Net Neutrality

NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission has taken the first step toward adopting new regulations that could creat...

May 16 2014, 3:53am CDT

European Publishers To Sue Google For Monopolistic Practices says French Report

European Publishers To Sue Google For Monopolistic Practices says French Report

According to Satellinet, a well-respected online media newsletter in France, the Open Internet Project (OIP), a trade body repr...

May 14 2014, 4:20am CDT

New Net Neutrality Proposals Worry Campaigners

New Net Neutrality Proposals Worry Campaigners

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Tom Wheeler will today present his proposals for net neutrality – which report...

Apr 24 2014, 7:26am CDT

FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content com...

Apr 24 2014, 2:47am CDT

European Parliament to End Roaming Charges and Bolster Net Neutrality

European Parliament to End Roaming Charges and Bolster Net Neutrality

The European Parliament voted today to end roaming charges on mobile phones by Christmas 2015. And as for Internet neutrality,...

Apr 3 2014, 1:47pm CDT

Netflix Wants the Benefits of the Net Without Its Costs

Netflix Wants the Benefits of the Net Without Its Costs

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings doesn’t like paying for Internet connectivity. He has a new idea, which he calls “strong net neutrali...

Mar 27 2014, 8:29am CDT

Netflix Stresses Net Neutrality and Regulated ISPs while Comcast Committed for Open Internet

Netflix Stresses Net Neutrality and Regulated ISPs while Comcast Committed for Open Internet

Netflix didn’t necessarily make the right decision by signing the pact with Comcast. That is why today its CEO is stressing Int...

Mar 21 2014, 7:58am CDT

Getting a clearer picture on Netflix-Comcast deal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After years of bickering, Netflix and Comcast are finally working together to provide their subscribers wi...

Feb 24 2014, 3:26pm CST

What The Comcast-Netflix Deal Means For Consumers

After last month’s appeal court ruling striking down the FCC's net neutrality rules, yesterday’s deal between Comcast and Netfl...

Feb 24 2014, 10:16am CST

Comcast-Netflix Didn't Violate Net Neutrality

Comcast-Netflix Didn't Violate Net Neutrality

Comcast and Netflix announced a deal yesterday that the companies say is all about providing “Comcast’s U.S. broadband cus...

Feb 24 2014, 9:26am CST

Comcast's Time Warner Deal Faces Hurdles in Washington

Comcast's Time Warner Deal Faces Hurdles in Washington

Comcast's surprising announcement of a deal to buy Time Warner Cable for $45 billion is being met with outrage by consumer advo...

Feb 13 2014, 5:15pm CST

Internet Censorship Undermining Emerging Markets' Economic Recovery

Internet Censorship Undermining Emerging Markets' Economic Recovery

Co-written by Dr. Joshua Walker NSA surveillance activities are projected to cost the American economy billions of dollars annu...

Feb 12 2014, 3:32pm CST

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

The End of the FCC's Net Neutrality Rules, at Least For Now

As most commentators, myself included, predicted last fall, a federal appellate court has vacated the FCC’s controversial 2010...

Jan 24 2014, 8:10am CST

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

5 Highlights From The Netflix Earnings Report

Netflix is starting to look like a precision machine. The company modestly exceeded expectations for the fourth quarter, adding...

Jan 23 2014, 4:21am CST

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

Netflix Can Make The Public To Care About Net Neutrality

I’m not the first person to say that if you want to get Americans to care about an issue, hit them in their pocketbooks. Which...

Jan 23 2014, 4:04am CST

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix sped past subscriber estimates in its fourth-quarter 2013 report tonight, and likely beat out former pay TV king, HBO,...

Jan 23 2014, 2:03am CST

I4U news

Court Prods FCC In Unexpected Direction In Last Week's Verizon Ruling

By Andy Oram A court ruling this past Tuesday on FCC “network neutrality” regulation closes and opens a few paths in a three-wa...

Jan 19 2014, 7:31am CST

Net Neutrality Ended Yesterday. Here's What It Could Mean For Gamers

Net Neutrality Ended Yesterday. Here's What It Could Mean For Gamers

It’s a brave new world on the internet today. Yesterday, a Federal Appeals court struck down net neutrality, and while it’s a c...

Jan 15 2014, 11:11am CST

Is Verizon's Victory A Streaming Music Killer?

Is Verizon's Victory A Streaming Music Killer?

Until yesterday I was hopeful about the future of the music business. Today not so much. All the indicators and predictions sho...

Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST

Net Neutrality Ruling: What Happens Now?

Net Neutrality Ruling: What Happens Now?

Yesterday’s Appeal Court ruling against the FCC's net neutrality rules will probably not mark the end of the internet as we kno...

Jan 15 2014, 8:51am CST

I4U news

Major change unlikely despite open-Internet ruling

Court's ruling against open-Internet rules won't mean major changes to access NEW YORK (AP) — Don't expect major...

Jan 14 2014, 11:26pm CST

I4U news

Appeals court sets aside Internet rules

Appeals court sets aside government regulations designed to ensure equal access to Internet WASHINGTON (AP) — In...

Jan 14 2014, 1:26pm CST

Court Rejects FCC Net Neutrality And Leaves Consumers With No Defense Against Greedy Broadband Providers

Court Rejects FCC Net Neutrality And Leaves Consumers With No Defense Against Greedy Broadband Providers

The United States Court of Appeals in Washington DC has ruled in favor of Verizon in a case regarding the authority of the FCC...

Jan 14 2014, 12:16pm CST

There's Nothing New About AT&T's Sponsored Data (And Why the FCC Won't Ban It)

There's Nothing New About AT&T's Sponsored Data (And Why the FCC Won't Ban It)

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Tom Wheeler has been urged to investigate AT&T's new Sponsored Data offeri...

Jan 10 2014, 8:01am CST

The Consumer Electronics Show's Lessons On The Separation Of State And Technology

The Consumer Electronics Show's Lessons On The Separation Of State And Technology

While most of the country endured the polar vortex this week, the annual tech vortex known 2014 Consumer Electronics Show took...

Jan 8 2014, 6:41pm CST