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2014-05-17 23:01:19

The Federal Communications Commission this week voted 3-2 to establish new net neutrality rules that would prevent broadband networks from selectively blocking traffic, but allowing those companies to enter into deals with content providers for preferred access to their networks in “commercially reasonable” ways. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 The Federal Communications Commission this week voted 3-2 to establish new net neutrality rules that would prevent broadband networks from...

2014-05-16 23:01:11

Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation’s largest payment processors, today is introducing Heartland Secure™ – a comprehensive credit/debit card data security solution that combines three powerful technologies working in tandem to provide merchants with the highest level of protection available against card-present data fraud. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 •Backed by a breach warranty, this powerful solution combines three technologies to provide merchants...

2014-05-16 12:30:56

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next week, a large gathering of global stakeholders from the payment security industry will be attending the annual Mastercard Academy of Risk Management (ARM). Ground Labs, the renowned developer of the sensitive data discovery tools Card Recon, Data Recon and Enterprise Recon will be a sponsor of the event and participate in the Vendor Showcase. The Mastercard Academy of Risk Management provides an opportunity for industry...

fcc votes on net neutrality
2014-05-16 09:00:14

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Thursday the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to release a highly contentious proposal to reinstate net neutrality rules. This begins a four-month process that the agency has said would lead to new open Internet protection. The 3-2 vote – which had FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, who was appointed by President Barrack Obama last fall, casting the deciding vote – came on Thursday, and approved proposals that...

2014-05-15 08:42:25

Remarks Made as the FCC is Set to Make Critical Decisions about Broadband Services WASHINGTON, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two experts in North American telecommunications policy each issued clear warnings about government policy that diverts from the framework that has allowed the Internet to flourish and promote innovation. The speakers, former official for the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) official Angela Giancarlo, and Dr. Ramiro Tovar Landa, Director of...

2014-05-15 00:23:05

An Alliance of Television and New Media Content Creators Releases Statement Warning That Agency's Authority Should Be Established First LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors is an alliance of television and new media content creators that strives to elevate program quality in television and new media by promoting and protecting the artistic, intellectual and economic rights of producers, writers & directors. www.caucus.org....

2014-05-14 23:17:37

NSA Reform, Net Neutrality, and Cyber Security are just some of the hot-button topics each candidate will be asked about should they be elected to serve California’s 33rd Congressional District on the live extended two-hour radio program. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Bennet Kelley, host of “CyberLaw and Business Report” (and founder of the Internet Law Center in Santa Monica, California) will host a live two-hour broadcast featuring the candidates vying for the vacant...

2014-05-14 23:13:05

topcreditcardprocessors.com reveals Merchants Bancard, Inc. (MBN) as the best PCI compliance firm for May 2014. (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 The independent authority on payment processors, topcreditcardprocessors.com, has named Merchants Bancard, Inc. (MBN) the best PCI compliance agency for the month of May 2014. Merchants Bancard, Inc. (MBN) was chosen based on their strong performance in an in-depth analysis of the solutions they offer. While there are thousands of companies offering a...

2014-05-14 08:36:51

- Virtualized infrastructure platform is more flexible, easier to scale and faster to deploy than past offerings DENVER, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HOSTING, the leading managed cloud hosting provider for mid-sized enterprises, today announced availability of a new security offering delivered by longtime partner, Alert Logic, the leading provider of security-as-a-service solutions for the cloud. The latest version of Alert Logic Threat Manager is cloud-ready and will leverage a...

FCC Chairman Floats Revised Net Neutrality Plan
2014-05-13 07:36:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Under strong public criticism, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler is scrambling to salvage his controversial net neutrality plan unveiled last month, which would allow Internet service providers to charge content companies such as Netflix for faster access into US households. According to agency officials, Wheeler is circulating a revised plan that includes new language with assurances that broadband...


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