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NET NEUTRALITY PT. II: THE GOOD AND BAD OF TITLE II

Net neutrality, a concept that promotes the basic promise of a free and open Internet. According to Google, the formal definition is “the principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favoring or blocking particular products or websites.” While this definition and idea is nice, what does it really mean for you and how you interact and access the Internet? noch 1.019 Wörter

General Technology

The fight for the open internet isn’t over

The Open Internet order consists of three “bright-line rules” that both traditional ISPs (like Comcast) and mobile broadband providers (like T-Mobile) must adhere to: no blocking, no throttling and no paid prioritization. noch 26 Wörter

Google Wants to Change TV Advertising Forever

In the next few weeks Google will roll out a small but revolutionary TV ad-tracking program, tipped early today at Adweek. The program will utilize Google Fiber, the high-speed internet and TV service now available in Kansas City, Provo and Austin, and rolling out in other markets soon. noch 11 Wörter

Amtrak WiFi: So Slow It Might As Well Not Exist

The National Journal’s Dan Berman put the Amtrak WiFi through the paces along the train system’s busiest corridor — from Washington, D.C., to New York City — and confirmed that the service occasionally works well enough to access the Internet but is so spotty and so slow that it’s really of no use to the modern business traveler. noch 10 Wörter

Policy & Ethics

Ever Heard a Parrot Cry?

Is there anything more frustrating than internet/computer issues? Oh, sure, of course there are many things that are far more annoying, but when I’m having trouble connecting to the online world, I’d find it hard to name those other irritations. noch 332 Wörter

From Christina

Snail's Pace Internet in Northern Cyprus

Snail’s Pace Internet in Northern Cyprus

By Chris Elliott…….

How frustrating is it when you are looking at Youtube videos and the sound track spits and splutters and a load icon appears to tell you what you know already, that it’s trying to load more. noch 267 Wörter

Turkey