Net Neutrality

3.7 Million comments registered with FCC showing that the public unequivocally wants equal treatment for all users

September 19, 2014 0 Comments
3.7 Million comments registered with FCC showing that the public unequivocally wants equal treatment for all users

A proposal about how to maintain unfettered access to Internet content drew a bigger public response than any single issue in the Federal Communication Commission’s history. What’s next?

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FCC extends deadline for comments on net neutrality plan until midnight tonight

July 18, 2014 0 Comments
FCC extends deadline for comments on net neutrality plan until midnight tonight

The Federal Communications Commission has extended the deadline for submitting initial comments on its network neutrality plan until midnight tonight, Friday, July 18. Get your links right here!

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Internet giants petition FCC on net neutrality

July 14, 2014 0 Comments
Internet giants petition FCC on net neutrality

A joint letter of comments, published today by an group of some of the biggest Internet companies, was sent to the FCC stating their unified position on net neutrality.

Broadband subscribers should get the bandwidth they are paying for and content should be treated equally, without degradations in speed or quality, meaning no artificial “slow lanes”, they said.

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FCC to decide on rules for closed captioning of video clips over Internet Protocol (IP)

July 11, 2014 0 Comments
FCC to decide on rules for closed captioning of video clips over Internet Protocol (IP)

Closed Captioning of Internet Protocol-Delivered Video Clips: The Commission will re-consider captioning of video clips when delivered using (IP) Internet protocol, ensuring that individuals with hearing disabilities are able to enjoy the full benefits of broadband technology.

The hearing takes place today, Friday, July 11, from 9:30 am – 11:30 am (Central). The proceedings, which take place at the FCC’s offices in Washington, DC, can be viewed via live streaming.

To watch the meeting right here, click on ‘Continue Reading’ or simply click the arrow on the video screen. Also, you can watch on the FCC website at http://www.fcc.gov/live

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