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Net neutrality repeal based on false description of Internet, inventors say

Getty Images | Yagi Studio reader comments 1 Share this story The Federal Communications Commission’s net neutrality repeal “is based on a flawed and factually inaccurate understanding of Internet technology,” a group of inventors and technologists told members of Congress and the FCC in a letter today. The letter’s 21 signers include Internet Protocol co-inventor […]


Verizon Says Exec’s Joke About Installing a ‘Verizon Puppet’ at FCC to Kill Net Neutrality Was ‘Funny’

Photo: AP Like bankers on a balcony, sipping champagne and sneering at a growing crowd of protesters angrily chanting from the gutters below, Verizon has taken to openly giving the finger to the throngs of Americans online desperate to defend net neutrality. Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, drew laughter and applause from […]

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FCC chair still refuses to help investigate net neutrality comment fraud

Getty Images | Peter Dazeley reader comments 7 Share this story The Federal Communications Commission has again refused to help New York’s attorney general investigate impersonation and other fraud in public comments on the FCC’s net neutrality repeal. For the past six months, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has been “investigating who perpetrated […]