27 Feb '15, 7pm

ISPs, Lobbyists, and Everybody Else React to FCC Net Neutrality Decision

ISPs, Lobbyists, and Everybody Else React to FCC Net Neutrality Decision

Reactions to the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality ruling are as sharply divided as the 3-2 party-line vote at a February 26 meeting streamed live on the web. “Today the FCC has taken historic action to protect the Internet for a next generation of Americans online," proclaimed Alan Davidson , Vice President of the nonprofit New America and Director of its Open Technology Institute. "This order imposes intrusive government regulations to solve a problem that doesn't exist," said Republican commissioner Ajit Pai before casting his nay vote. The debate and the lawsuits sure to follow focus not just on the new rules themselves, but also on the FCC's legal justification for imposing them, which invokes provisions of the 1934 Communications Act. Three "bright line rules" are at the heart of the new regulations. They say broadband providers cannot block or throt...

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/telecom/internet/isps-...

Tweets

FCC Votes "Yes" on Net Neutrality

FCC Votes "Yes" on Net Neutrality

spectrum.ieee.org 26 Feb '15, 8pm

As expected, the Federal Communications Commission today approved proposed Net Neutrality rules by a 3 to 2 vote. Two Demo...

The FCC Just Imprisoned the Internet #NetNeutrality

The FCC Just Imprisoned the Internet #NetNeutra...

electronicdesign.com 26 Feb '15, 11pm

All of you who wanted net neutrality got it today (Thursday, February 26)—BIG TIME. The Federal Communications Commission ...

understand all this? if not think about it... N...

spectrum.ieee.org 01 Mar '15, 10pm

Wireless networks have their own internal congestion, which results from sharing a limited radio spectrum among many users...

FCC Gives Municipal Broadband Providers (and In...

spectrum.ieee.org 26 Feb '15, 7pm

Photo-illustration: John Lamb/Getty Images Today, in addition to reclassifying broadband from an “information service” to ...

Defining Net Neutrality Without the Politics vi...

spectrum.ieee.org 26 Feb '15, 10pm

Despite its name, few people are neutral about Net Neutrality. This contretemps won’t end when the U.S. Federal Communicat...

Are you losing all your drives way right? Move ...

golfdigest.com 28 Feb '15, 1am

We all love golf for certain shots: The downhill drive, the perched-up lie in the first cut, the last swing of the day wit...

Have a long carry over water? Hit down on the b...

golfdigest.com 28 Feb '15, 5am

We all love golf for certain shots: The downhill drive, the perched-up lie in the first cut, the last swing of the day wit...

DigitalBTC Reports Net Loss On Falling Bitcoin Price

DigitalBTC Reports Net Loss On Falling Bitcoin ...

coindesk.com 27 Feb '15, 2pm

Australian bitcoin company Digital CC Ltd has published the results for its half-year period up to 31st December 2014, pos...

interesante artículo sobre el tema de moda #neu...

spectrum.ieee.org 26 Feb '15, 10pm

Despite its name, few people are neutral about Net Neutrality. This contretemps won’t end when the U.S. Federal Communicat...

Can You Counterpoint a Counterpoint on the FCC and Net Neutrality?

Can You Counterpoint a Counterpoint on the FCC ...

mwrf.com 03 Mar '15, 9pm

I would like to provide some counterpoint thoughts to Lou Frenzel’s original points in his latest blog on Electronic Desig...

New York PSC Stays New Net Metering Rules @SEIA

seia.org 28 Feb '15, 1am

“The PSC should be commended. This decision shows great thoughtfulness on their part. The commission’s prudent action will...

@pmarca @balajis nor do just about anything else

Singaporeans in truth have no rights to speak of. Their Constitution has been repeatedly amended to take away their right ...

My Internet Neutrality nightmare #internetneutr...

domaingang.com 01 Mar '15, 4pm

My Internet Neutrality nightmare Posted by DomainGang on March 1, 2015, at 11:09 am Internet Neutrality. It must have been...

World No.1 @Lko424 claims @ISPSGolf NZ Women's Open. Helped a little by Rd2 -11! Full story

World No.1 @Lko424 claims @ISPSGolf NZ Women's ...

ladieseuropeantour.com 01 Mar '15, 9am

World No.1 Lydia Ko’s one-under-par 71 final round was enough to secure her second national open, at the ISPS Handa New Ze...

Opinion: Bitcoin May Be What Gets Us Real Net N...

wired.com 09 Mar '15, 2pm

The recent Net neutrality victory at the FCC is not a silver bullet. We can expect costly court challenges, complicated en...