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After Net Neutrality: Brace for Internet 'Fast Lanes'

By Tali Arbel | Dec 23
Now that federal telecom regulators have repealed net neutrality, it may be time to brace for the arrival of internet "fast lanes" and "slow lanes."

German Government Says It Backs 'Open and Free Internet'

Dec 16
The German government says it backs an "open and free internet" following the U.S. decision to repeal net neutrality rules.

What the FCC Rollback of 'Net Neutrality' Means to You

By Barbara Ortutay and Tali Arbel | Dec 16
Now that the federal government has rolled back the internet protections it put in place two years ago, the big question is: What does the repeal of "net neutrality' rules mean to you?

Egypt Watchdog Says Authorities Now Blocking 101 Websites

Jun 22
An Egyptian watchdog says authorities are widening their internet censorship and are now blocking 101 websites, including some that provide software that allows users to bypass restrictions.

Q&A: Internet Extremism and How to Combat It

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jun 6
In the wake of Britain's third major attack in three months, Prime Minister Theresa May called on governments to form international agreements to prevent the spread of extremism online.

AP Explains: What is Net Neutrality and Why Does It Matter?

By Tali Arbel | Apr 30
"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block.

Illinois Moves to Implement Internet Privacy Safeguards

By Kiannah Sepeda-Miller | Apr 1
Democratic lawmakers in Illinois are considering implementing their own internet safeguards at the state level after Republicans in Washington voted to roll back Obama-era internet privacy protections that were to take effect later this year.

Just Here for the Articles: City's Old Website Used for Porn

Mar 10
Officials in a Florida Panhandle city say their former website has been taken over by someone hosting pornographic content.

Report: 'Net Neutrality' Foe Ajit Pai is New FCC Head

By Tali Arbel | Jan 24
President Donald Trump has reportedly picked a fierce critic of the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules to be chief regulator of the nation's airwaves and internet connections.

Trump is Master of His Domains, Even Ones that Bash Him

By Michael R. Sisak | Nov 5
Whoever owns must really hate Donald Trump, right? Wrong! It's the Donald himself.

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