Net Neutrality

Net neutrality (also network neutrality or Internet neutrality) is the principle that Internet service providers and governments should treat all data on the Internet equally, not discriminating or charging differentially by user, content, site, platform, application, type of attached equipment, and modes of communication. The term was coined by Columbia media law professor Tim Wu in 2003 as an extension of the longstanding concept of a common carrier.
Posts about Net Neutrality
  • Did the FCC Just Kill the Internet?

    … Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen issued the following statement in response to today’s vote by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the Restoring Internet Freedom Order regarding net neutrality: “The FCC’s action today (December 14, 2017) restored the FTC’s ability to protect consumers and competition…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 11 readers -
  • The Debate on Net Neutrality in 500 Words or Less

    … manufacturers pay these premiums, Comcast and VerizonPowercast havehas decided to limit the total amount of bandwidthpower that a single websitemanufacturer's units can demand at any given time. While this doesn't affect people using Redbox, thethe less popular streaming service that justair conditioners manufactured by Freezebox, which just happens…

    A.J. Afkari/ Techlawgic- 22 readers -