Latest Network neutrality Stories

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...

Internet Traffic To Grow By More Than 20 Percent Thanks To Video
2014-06-10 13:23:41

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Video could account for 84 percent of all Internet traffic in the United States by 2018, up from 78 percent currently, according to a new study conducted by Cisco Systems Inc. Video will also see a jump beginning this Thursday with the start of the FIFA World Cup 2014, when millions of people are expected to view games and/or highlights via the Internet. Cisco forecast that the World Cup is anticipated to generate 4.3 exabytes of IP...

2014-06-05 23:15:39

Analyst firm Disruptive Analysis has looked beyond Net Neutrality to new mobile data concepts such as sponsored data, paid-priority “fast lanes”, zero-rated apps and per-app pricing. Many are controversial and fuel the Neutrality debate – but technology problems and commercial weakness will limit their reach, despite possible law changes. London, UK (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Disruptive Analysis forecasts revenues from “non-neutral” mobile broadband access reaching $25bn by 2019 –...

HBO's John Oliver Breaks FCC Website With Net Neutrality Plea
2014-06-03 13:19:29

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Instead of just "reporting" – or perhaps "mocking" – the news on the HBO series Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, the comedian made headlines on Tuesday for his rant about the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) 120-day public comment period over proposed net neutrality regulations. Apparently the viewers listened and he reportedly brought down the FCC's comments site! It may be hard to believe that what was just a...

2014-05-19 16:23:05

Strategy Analytics Predicts "Stars are Aligning for Seamless Broadband Services" BOSTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T's planned acquisition of DirecTV offers benefits in the form of a nationwide footprint for AT&T as a Video Over the Top (OTT) and pay TV operator and ties in with the company's already strong IPTV, broadband and wireless businesses, according to new research from Strategy Analytics' Service Provider Strategies and Wireless Networks & Platforms services....

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