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Canadian Telecom Agency Announces New Broadband Plan

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has reclassified internet service as a base service. Previously, it was considered an additional service with little requirements from the telecommunications provider. This…

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FCC Publishes Broadband Privacy Rules

The Federal Communications Commission(FCC) has adopted new rules which broadband providers must adhere to regarding the privacy of customer data. The FCC has published a press release as well as…

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FCC To Giants – Allow Municipal Broadband

It’s hard to imagine that one of the largest countries in the world and sole superpower could be so far behind in terms in Internet implementation. This is especially troubling…

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FCC’s Proposal doubles down on Net Neutrality

FCC chairman Tom Wheeler has come out with plans to ensure Net Neutrality. After more than a decade of debate and a record-setting proceeding that attracted nearly 4 million public…

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FCC fights States over Broadband Service

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has already ruled on what constitutes the definition of broadband over objections by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA). Now they are looking to…

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FCC Redefines Broadband Over The NCTA’s Objections

Today in a press release, the FCC declared a change in how the term “broadband” is defined in association with various internet-access packages provided by ISPs like Comcast. In the…