Latest Network neutrality Stories
An upcoming United Nations conference threatens the "free and open internet,” Google warned this week, saying some countries will use the meeting as an opportunity to shift control of the Internet’s technical specifications and domain name system from US-based organizations to international bodies.
AT&T and consumer advocacy groups have been in a standoff regarding Apple’s FaceTime over cellular networks, and yesterday, AT&T flinched.
Last month, AT&T got back in the game of angering their iPhone customers by announcing they would allow FaceTime calls over 3G, (a new feature in iOS 6) but only if customers dropped their grandfathered unlimited data plans and jumped on one of their new, Mobile Share plans.
Demand for new technologies is continuing to shape the industry, as more consumers are becoming internet-savvy.
Verizon is challenging the Federal Communications Commission's Net neutrality rules, saying they violate its First Amendment right to free speech.