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Tom Wheeler Inks 2-Script Deal At Sony Pictures Television In TV Return

After focusing exclusively on features for the past few years, writer Tom Wheeler is returning to television with a sizable two-script deal at Sony Pictures TV. 130 more words

News

FCC's Tom Wheeler: Courts Will Uphold Net Neutrality

FCC chairman Tom Wheeler predicted that the agency’s recently passed net neutrality rules, in which the agency reclassified the Internet as a Title II common carrier, would survive a challenge in the courts. 485 more words

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FCC Chair: Net Neutrality Is "Right Choice" Because Big ISPs Want "Unfettered Power"

The net neutrality rule hasn’t yet taken effect, but it’s been under heavy political fire for the past few weeks. Lawmakers hauled FCC chairman Tom Wheeler and other FCC commissioners… 541 more words

Time for the FCC to Answer for A Hasty and Deliberate Attack on Big Broadband

In response to the new rules for broadband internet service, two lawsuits have been filed against the Federal Communications Commission.  One suit has been filed by The United States Telecom Association in the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, and another by Alamo Broadband in federal court in New Orleans.   694 more words

Obama

No Surprise Here. Telecom Industry Sues To Block Net Neutrality Rules

A little more than a week after the FCC released the full text of its recently passed Open Internet (aka net neutrality) rule, the telecom industry has done exactly what you’d expect, by filing lawsuits to block the Commission from enforcing the order. 535 more words

GORDON CROVITZ: The Obamanet Crack-Up

Wall Street Journal: The FCC has rolled out 400 pages of slapdash regulations, ensuring years of litigation.

President Obama’s plan to regulate the Internet went on tour in Washington last week. 65 more words

Politics

Hey Internet, Congrats On Hopefully Keeping Net Neutrality

There has been a lot of debate over the whole Net Neutrality thing. Mostly everyone on the internet, including me, wants the internet to remain free. 37 more words