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2014-07-28 16:28:45

Assoc. Warns Fast Lanes Leave Older New Yorkers at Disadvantage; Urges FCC to Keep Internet Fair & Equal NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Internet fast lanes" for a fee could leave older New Yorkers in the dust online, warns AARP, as the Federal Communications Commission begins analyzing the more than one million comments filed over the proposal. AARP is weighing in on the debate over Net Neutrality, laying out the potential negative effect "fast lanes" would have...

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2014-07-24 04:30:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued an advisory on Wednesday reminding Internet service providers (ISPs) that they must disclose accurate data regarding the connectivity speed for both home and mobile broadband users. The agency went on to state that it had received hundreds of complaints on the issue over the past several months. Failure to properly make this information available to the public is a violation of...

2014-07-18 23:00:47

Company that supports more than three million domain names says lasting net neutrality is essential to the Internet economy, encourages customers to submit comments to FCC before midnight deadline. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 With 12 hours to go before the new deadline that closes the first round of comments in the FCC's net neutrality proceeding, leading domain registrar Namecheap swooped in to strike hard on the side of an open Internet by launching NetNeutrality.com, an...

2014-07-15 23:14:38

Bandwidth Intelligence Software Enables Cable Operators to Make Informed Decisions on Subscriber Usage, Capacity Planning, Service Offerings, and Policy Enforcement Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Incognito Software, a global provider of broadband device provisioning, IP address management, bandwidth monitoring, and service activation solutions, today announced the latest version of its Bandwidth Activity Reporter. This updated solution extracts and analyzes data from multiple...

2014-07-15 08:36:27

WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, 14 groups representing free-market advocates opposed to Internet regulation, filed comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), calling on the Commission to delay any effort to issue "Network Neutrality" regulations until Congress has provided the agency clear authority to do so. The groups argue that because the Internet services market is competitive, thriving, and serving consumers well, the FCC must not "step into...

2014-07-09 08:32:19

DUBLIN, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p3mx6m/nonneutral) has announced the addition of the "Non-Neutral Mobile Broadband Business Models Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Sponsored Data, App-Based Charging, Zero-Rating, Blocking & QoS-Enhanced Specialised Services. New Non-Neutral Mobile Broadband Business Models will generate $25bn in 2019 - just 6% of total mobile...

2014-07-08 16:27:49

DUBLIN, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8s26xg/nonneutral) has announced the addition of the "Non-Neutral Mobile Broadband Business Models report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The report published a major study into the viability and potential scale of over 25 forms of "non-neutral" mobile broadband & Internet business models. 2014 has seen huge shifts around the concept of Net...

Future Of The Internet Worrisome For Some Web Experts
2014-07-03 13:13:49

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The open Internet could be challenged by nation-states that look to maintain security and political control, and in the next decade this could lead to more blocking, filtering, segmentation and even balkanization of the Internet. Trust could evaporate in the wake of revelations about government and corporate surveillance with fears of even greater surveillance in the future. These are two of the more worrisome concerns for the future...

2014-06-20 12:25:41

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robert McDowell, former FCC Commissioner (2006 - 2013) and current Visiting Fellow at Hudson Institute, is testifying today before the United States House Committee on the Judiciary. The hearing - "Net Neutrality: Is Antitrust Law More Effective than Regulation in Protecting Consumers and Innovation" - comes as the FCC examines new "open Internet" rules. McDowell argues that the Internet should remain open with minimal government...

2014-06-19 12:30:40

Lauren Wilson, Policy Counsel for Free Press, to argue Net Neutrality is necessary to promote a free press and the public interest at National Press Club Newsmaker on June 23 WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Net Neutrality is the concept that all lawful Internet content be treated equally. That means that Internet service providers or the government cannot block, edit, or discriminate against information sent or received via the Internet. Until a U.S. appeals...


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