Results related to “net neutrality”
by Jamilah King on January 14 2014, 1:29PM
Will the Internet start to look more like cable TV? That’s what advocates are afraid of. Here’s why.
by Jamilah King on September 13 2013, 12:28PM
A federal lawsuit from Verizon could overturn the FCC’s hard fought open Internet regulations.
by Jorge Rivas on January 12 2012, 6:05PM
Baratunde Thurston, director of Digital at The Onion, gives the rest of us some advice on to be viral on the internet.
by Jorge Rivas on January 9 2012, 6:04PM
The iPhone was unveiled five years ago today but it’s one of the major players in an industry that’s created a new digital divide.
by Hatty Lee on December 6 2011, 10:21AM
The defining question of the information age is no longer whether you’re online, it’s how you got there. Here’s why your connection matters.
by Jamilah King on December 6 2011, 10:19AM
The information age’s defining question is no longer who’s online, but how they got there. Consumers of color are closing the digital divide with smart phones. But they’ve surfed into a space where telecom has the right to do as it pleases with both users and content.
by Jamilah King on November 11 2011, 10:00AM
This week the Senate voted against a measure to strip the FCC of its rulemaking power. But the fight to decide who will control the Internet is far from over, and Web users of color have the most to gain.
by Jamilah King on September 1 2011, 10:10AM
The Justice Department announced that it’s suing the company to prevent its acquisition of T-Mobile. And users of color have a lot riding on the lawsuit’s outcome.
by Jamilah King on June 23 2011, 12:33PM
Netroots advocates say Beltway groups have become Big Telecom’s “astroturf.” Civil rights groups say they’re all about jobs—and charge critics with simplistic name-calling.
by Jamilah King on June 17 2011, 9:27AM
The NAACP and Urban League have said the deal is good for people of color. But media justice advocates insist it’ll threaten equal access and drive up costs—and they charge civil rights groups are selling out.
by Jamilah King on May 19 2011, 11:45AM
The revolving door between policymakers and the companies they regulate has rarely swung so brazenly as it has for the outgoing FCC commissioner.
by Jamilah King on April 11 2011, 3:22PM
But House Republicans and telecom companies are ready for a fight.
by Rinku Sen on April 5 2011, 4:06PM
We’re joining thousands of people in the fight for media reform in Boston this weekend. Come join us.
by Jamilah King on April 5 2011, 12:16PM
For mobile users of color, there’s good and bad news when it comes to recent efforts to squash net neutrality rules.
by Jamilah King on February 17 2011, 2:47PM
Republicans side with big telecom companies to decide the future of the Internet.
by Jamilah King on February 15 2011, 8:29AM
The president’s magic plan to expand broadband and fix the deficit isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Here’s why.
by Jamilah King on January 26 2011, 12:45PM
Actions, not ideas, are really what’s driving today’s fight over broadband access.