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FCC Chair: Broadband Problems Result of Checks & Balances

Inspiring words from FCC Chair Julius Genachowski in a speech about broadband in the US:

Another issue, he said, is the fact that the country pours money into a universal fund for phone calls, but not for broadband. Recent court rulings, he said, have… Continue reading

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New U.S. Push to Regulate Internet Access

Here we go again…

H/T @andylevy:

WASHINGTON—In a move that will stoke a battle over the future of the Internet, the federal government plans to propose regulating broadband lines under decades-old rules designed for traditional phone networks.

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