net neutrality

FCC upholds net neutrality with new rules
broadband

FCC upholds net neutrality with new rules

US web activists win long fight against telco providers to protect a free and open internet
27 Feb 2015
EE, Virgin Media & Vodafone back Net Neutrality push
Net neutrality
Business strategy

EE, Virgin Media & Vodafone back Net Neutrality push

EE, Virgin Media and Vodafone are the latest UK service providers to back Net Neutrality
20 Jan 2015
Net Neutrality: President Obama's proposal explained
News

Net Neutrality: President Obama's proposal explained

White House calls for an end to blocking and throttling of traffic
11 Nov 2014
Google, Netflix & Mozilla spearhead Net Neutrality campaign
Net neutrality
Business strategy

Google, Netflix & Mozilla spearhead Net Neutrality campaign

Tech giants speak out against fast lane web proposals
11 Sep 2014
US authorities to probe Netflix ISP streaming issues
Downloads
Network & Internet

US authorities to probe Netflix ISP streaming issues

FCC to scrutinise US ISPs speed problems
16 Jun 2014
Tata: 'No net neutrality in mobile broadband'
Mobile data on iPad
Mobile

Tata: 'No net neutrality in mobile broadband'

Executives claim traffic must be prioritised to manage the data explosion.
21 Mar 2012
EU Parliament gives net neutrality backing
Internet
public sector

EU Parliament gives net neutrality backing

ISPs may face greater scrutiny over their traffic management practices thanks to a European Parliament vote.
17 Nov 2011
Berners-Lee: Twitter should be more 'sophisticated'
Twitter
Network & Internet

Berners-Lee: Twitter should be more 'sophisticated'

The founder of the World Wide Web claims the microblogging service is no place for 'reasoned discussion.'
24 May 2011
Week in review: IE9, net neutrality and 100Mbps broadband!
Week in Review
public sector

Week in review: IE9, net neutrality and 100Mbps broadband!

This week, Microsoft launched IE9, there was something of a stalemate in a net neutrality debate and Virgin boasted about its 100Mbps broadband.
18 Mar 2011
Berners-Lee argues net neutrality case
Internet
public sector

Berners-Lee argues net neutrality case

Sir Tim Berners-Lee pushes his pro-net neutrality argument during a Government-held roundtable.
17 Mar 2011
ISPs reveal speed slowing measures
Broadband speeds
Network & Internet

ISPs reveal speed slowing measures

Leading ISPs unveil how their ‘traffic management’ rules affect customer broadband speeds, in an attempt to prove why these measures need to be taken.
14 Mar 2011
BT’s Content Connect to threaten net neutrality?
Broadband speeds
email delivery

BT’s Content Connect to threaten net neutrality?

A new service allowing BT to charge for superior content delivery online has riled critics.
4 Jan 2011
Open letter to Vaizey calls for open internet
Open internet
Network & Internet

Open letter to Vaizey calls for open internet

Organisations including Yahoo and eBay have come together to ask the minister for communications to keep his promise of an open internet.
2 Dec 2010
Berners-Lee questions Apple and Facebook openness
Tim Berners-Lee
Network & Internet

Berners-Lee questions Apple and Facebook openness

Tim Berners-Lee has warned of various threats facing the web, emphasising the need for open standards.
22 Nov 2010
Vaizey battles Watson via Twitter on net neutrality
Open internet?
Network & Internet

Vaizey battles Watson via Twitter on net neutrality

The communications minister has attacked fellow MP Tom Watson on Twitter, claiming critics had not “bothered” to read his net neutrality speech.
22 Nov 2010
BBC issues stark warning to ISPs over net neutrality
BBC
public sector

BBC issues stark warning to ISPs over net neutrality

The British institution said it would warn users if ISPs were downgrading the speed of access to its websites.
18 Nov 2010
Vaizey favours ISP-run two-tier internet
Net neutrality
email delivery

Vaizey favours ISP-run two-tier internet

The communications minister favours a two-tier speed system run by ISPs to the dismay of internet campaigners.
17 Nov 2010
Ofcom consults on net neutrality
internet
Network & Internet

Ofcom consults on net neutrality

Internet traffic management comes under official scrutiny, as regulator probes impact on competition.
24 Jun 2010
Google et al voice support for net neutrality
internet
public sector

Google et al voice support for net neutrality

Facebook, Google and Twitter are among a large group of big industry names who've written to the FCC to support its open stance on internet regulation…
20 Oct 2009
Google claims 'fast lane' plan not hurting net
Network & Internet

Google claims 'fast lane' plan not hurting net

Google has its plans to speed up access by winning a "fast lane" from ISPs would not threaten net neutrality.
15 Dec 2008
US ISP’s set to battle net neutrality bill
Network & Internet

US ISP’s set to battle net neutrality bill

Larger ISPs will push against proposed neutrality bill, claiming current regulation is sufficient.
14 Nov 2008
US politicians to debate net neutrality
Network & Internet

US politicians to debate net neutrality

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee has introduced legislation that, if passed, will bar network providers from discriminating against some …
9 May 2008