It’s Official: the FCC Has Released the Date the Net Neutrality Repeal Will Go Into Effect
The rules were repealed in December, but the formal process wasn’t yet complete.
Comcast Is Already Hated—and It's About to Become a Lot More Powerful
With Comcast buying up broadcasters to cement its domination of the emerging streaming video market, it's about to get a lot worse.
The FCC’s Biggest Net Neutrality Champion Says She Can Achieve More by Leaving the Agency
Mignon Clyburn says watching net neutrality get repealed was ‘incredibly painful.’
ISPs Use Facebook Scandal to Push For Bad Privacy Laws They Know They’ll Get To Write
An industry that has spent decades fighting for less privacy oversight suddenly wants to lead the way on new legislation.
Washington Passed the First State-Level Net Neutrality Law, and Now Braces for a Brawl with the FCC
The governor signed the state’s new rules into law Monday, making it the first state to officially restore net neutrality.
Australia Is Considering Making It Illegal for ISPs to Advertise Inflated Speeds
ISPs in the US have been called out for similar behavior before.
These Guys Plan to Beam High-Speed Internet to Los Angeles From the Top of a Nearby Hill
The Los Angeles Community Broadband Project plans to use advances in wireless tech to compete with big telecom and connect the masses.
At the Behest of T-Mobile, the FCC Is Undoing Rules That Make it Easier for Small ISPs to Compete With Big Telecom
The rules around the Citizens Broadband Radio Service spectrum were changed in 2015 to make it easier for wireless ISPs to license space, but might be changed right before they are useful.
The FCC Cited Zero of the 22 Million Consumer Comments in its 218-Page Net Neutrality Repeal
"Despite the millions of comments, letters, and calls received, this Order cites, not even one consumer comment."
The FCC Says Consumer Backlash Will Protect Net Neutrality
As opposed to, you know, the rules it just gutted.
Oh, Cool: Big Telecom Got a Massive Break from the GOP Tax Bill, and It's Raising Prices
But, you know, some employees will get a one-time holiday bonus so it’s all fine.
Reminder: Republicans Also Gave Big Telecom Permission to Sell Your Personal Data This Year
No net neutrality and they can sell all your data without asking. What a year.
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