Tag: Net Neutrality

The FCC Killed Net Neutrality, and No, It Won’t Be All Right

Yesterday, the FCC voted 3-2 to strike down Obama-era regulations which classified ISPs as public utilities. By doing so, companies will have the opportunity to privilege certain information over others. Readers will know I’ve been vocal and passionate about this issue in the past. I’ll try to keep my cool. This is Dumb as Hell Skirting past my promise to keep my cool, I’ll admit, I’m livid right now. Not only …
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Net Neutrality Repealed, Substratum Price Sees New All Time High

The United States has decided to do away with legislation that regulates internet service providers. Known as net neutrality, the regulations ensure that ISPs cannot dictate or block customer access to data and other services. Lead by President Trump, Republicans have criticized the regulations as overreaching, while Democrats believe them necessary to ensure fair and equal access to web content. The End of an Era On December 14th, the United …
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FCC Announces Move to Repeal Net Neutrality, Keep Telling Them “No”

It pains me to write on this subject as often as I have to. Some of you may have been wondering where I’ve been in light of the latest news that President Trump’s FCC has set a date for the attempted repeal of net neutrality. I drafted many articles on this development for our readers, but none seemed to carry the necessary weight given the gravity of the situation. I guess I’ll just have to be …
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Kim Dotcom Wants to Replace the Internet With MegaNet

Kim Dotcom has become a major cult figure in the world of technology over the past few years. His vision for the future revolves around achieving true internet freedom, which is a lot more difficult than one would expect. His new MegaNet project aims to replace the current Internet, although it remains to be seen how it will play out. This is a clear stand against the US government’s recent decision to …
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