Tag: Internet

Things Aren’t Looking Good for Internet Rights

It makes me rather sad how often I have to write articles like this, but it is important to remember that Internet rights are still under attack. The FCC and Ajit Pai are still angling to remove net neutrality, and on a different front, new legislation has been proposed which may officially legalize spying on American citizens. The Battle for Net Neutrality Rages on Whenever one is trying to move an …
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US Congress Takes Aim at Internet Freedom of Speech Once Again

21 United States lawmakers are continuing their attack on internet freedom under the guise of protection with a new bill known as SESTA. The latest iteration of the SOPA and PIPA line, this bill could spell disaster for the freedom of speech of Internet users. The bill was just debated in Congress, so let’s take a closer look at what this bill is and how it could set dangerous precedents. SESTA is the …
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Donald Trump Tweet Suggests “Cutting Off” the Internet

There has been a recent terror attack in London on the Tube. Homemade explosive devices detonated on a train car, injuring many. This attack was likely either orchestrated or inspired by the so-called Islamic State, and is just another example of its heinous ideology. World leaders have condemned the attack and offered their deepest sympathies to the UK and all the victims. United States President Donald Trump has chosen to take …
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All Swedish Citizens to Have Broadband by 2025

It is sometimes easy to forget that not everyone is connected to the Internet. For many of us, it feels so pervasive in our lives, and it is. But even some in the Western world do not yet have access to the Internet, and sometimes when they do it is through a slow connection. For instance, just two years ago there were still millions of Americans using dial-up and I doubt that …
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