FCC Passes Compromise Net Neutrality Rules

The FCC passes landmark, but compromise, rules that ban the nation's internet service providers from blocking or slowing down the content that internet users want to see. The rules are likely to face a court challenge soon, however. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Fabrice Florin - Dec 21, 2010 - 1:49 PM PST
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