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comcast

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.
Karl Bode
5.9.18
T-Mobile
T-Mobile

The T-Mobile, Sprint Merger Will Be Terrible For Consumers

Eliminate one of four carriers and the incentive to compete on price is reduced proportionally. Of course, T-Mobile and Sprint executives spent most of the weekend trying to claim the exact opposite.
Karl Bode
4.30.18
telecom
telecom

The Jobs-and-Competition-Killing T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Is Back On

Here comes yet another competition and job-killing mega-merger that nobody asked for.
Karl Bode
4.13.18
net neutrality
net neutrality

Canada’s Telecoms and National Media Want the Government to Block Piracy Websites

Digital rights groups worry that website blocking could cover more than illegal piracy.
Jordan Pearson
1.30.18
State of Surveillance
State of Surveillance

There's No Public Evidence Huawei Spies on Americans, But the Company Is Getting Blackballed Anyway

Telecom companies scrapping plans to sell Huawei phones reeks of hysteria and protectionism.
Karl Bode
1.17.18
Wireless Emergency Alerts
Wireless Emergency Alerts

Hey, Hawaii: The Telecom Industry Lobbied Against Testing for Emergency Alert System

Everyone in Hawaii received a ballistic missile threat today under a system that currently has no good testing protocols.
Jason Koebler
1.13.18
net neutrality
net neutrality

Germany Blocks its Largest Telecom Company From Violating Net Neutrality

Regulators are protecting net neutrality after Telekom—which owns T-Mobile—began prioritizing content.
Motherboard Staff
12.21.17
big telecom
big telecom

The Attack on Net Neutrality Is Just One Small Part of a Much Bigger, Dumber Plan

The end goal is blind deregulation of federal and state oversight of big telecom.
Karl Bode
12.20.17
net neutrality
net neutrality

Comcast Is Pushing For a Flimsy Net Neutrality Law it Knows Telecom Lobbyists Will Write

Giant ISPs are now pushing for a 'legislative solution' to enshrine net neutrality. Don't trust them.
Karl Bode
12.19.17
net neutrality
net neutrality

Yes, Net Neutrality Is Being Stolen From Us in a Fucked Up, Undemocratic Heist

This is a looting by telecom monopolists and an FCC commissioner who has shown no interest in engaging with the American people.
Jason Koebler
12.13.17
net neutrality
net neutrality

There Are 700 Protests in All 50 States Today in Support of Net Neutrality

We spoke to protest organizers from across the country to find out why they decided to get involved.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.7.17
net neutrality
net neutrality

FCC Chair Ajit Pai Falsely Claims Killing Net Neutrality Will Help Sick and Disabled People

Ajit Pai and telecom lobbyists keep repeating the lie that net neutrality is holding back telemedicine.
Karl Bode
12.6.17