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Broadband competition
Broadband competition

Why Broadband Competition at Faster Speeds is Virtually Nonexistent

Phone companies won't upgrade DSL lines, and cable companies won't expand their service maps.
Karl Bode
2.14.18
net neutrality
net neutrality

Apple Is Blocking an App That Detects Net Neutrality Violations From the App Store

Update: Apple backed off.
Jason Koebler
1.18.18
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
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
net neutrality
net neutrality

We Can't Rely on the FTC to Defend Net Neutrality

The agency doesn’t have the same kind of teeth for defending an open internet.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.29.17
big telecom
big telecom

Verizon Wants the FCC to Overturn State Internet Privacy Laws

The telecom giant filed a white paper with the commission last week arguing that it had the authority to overrule recent state-level laws.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.3.17
Broadband Land
Broadband Land

Verizon Abandoning 8,500 Rural Customers Is Proof that Wireless Is Not Broadband

The move makes it even harder for the FCC to make its case.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.19.17
Open Internet
Open Internet

Democratic Lawmakers Blast Trump’s FCC for ‘Anti-Consumer’ Agenda

Trump’s FCC chief Ajit Pai was in the hot seat Tuesday on Capitol Hill.
Sam Gustin
7.26.17
government
government

How to Track What Congress Is Doing on the Internet

A new tool aims to monitor what government workers look at online.
Louise Matsakis
6.12.17
Unfair Repair
Unfair Repair

Apple Is Lobbying Against Your Right to Repair iPhones, New York State Records Confirm

Behind the scenes, Apple is trying to kill legislation that would make it easier for normal people to fix iPhones.
Jason Koebler
5.18.17
facepalm
facepalm

This Verizon 'Interview' About Net Neutrality Is So Bad I Am Not Even Mad

Nice try, though.
Nicholas Deleon
5.2.17
Corporate Welfare
Corporate Welfare

Trump's FCC Votes to Allow Broadband Rate Hikes for Schools and Libraries

Another day, another anti-consumer corporate giveaway.
Sam Gustin
4.20.17