Since the conception of the Internet, the concept of Net Neutrality has been thoroughly ingrained as a natural feature of the system. However in recent years, this idea that the Internet ought to be operated like a public road where any traveler can move freely without discrimination on the basis of size, shape, or type, as been under serious fire. 1,100 more words
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It is important to note that Internet access is not a necessity in the day-to-day lives of Americans and doesn’t even come close to the threshold to be considered a basic human right. 98 more words
The ink is barely dry on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) net neutrality rules, and already we have our first violators.
Commercial Network Services (CNS) has filed a formal complaint to the FCC that Time Warner Cable (TWC) is violating the “no paid prioritization” and “no throttling” aspects of the net neutrality rules by charging the streaming-video company unjust rates to deliver content to its customers. 235 more words