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South Korea Sets Goal of One Gigabit Per Second Internet Speeds

South Korea's new national broadband plan set the goal of 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) Internet connections to be commonplace by 2012, according to BBC News. Read More »

LA Times Supports Stronger Regulation for NBCU/Comcast Merger

With the negotiations for the Comcast takeover of NBC Universal coming closer to a formal decision, the LA Times urged federal regulators to ensure conditions are placed on the deal to keep the TV services market competitive. Read More »

Why Connecting the Unconnected to Broadband Helps Everyone on the Network

Logic tells us that the more people who are connected to a network, the more benefits each individual user has. And it's true. This is yet another reason why there is a duty to connect everyone in the nation. Read More »

Comcast/NBCU Merger, What Can We Expect?

The proposed Comcast/NBCU merger raises significant concerns for consumer protection, small cable providers, and proponents of net neutrality. The potential for anti-competitive behavior from the union of one of the largest content producers and an enormous content distributor could have far reaching effects on the entire broadcast and online video landscape. Read More »

Connect Ohio Launches Every Citizen Online Program

One of the biggest gaps to broadband adoption is Internet literacy. For disenfranchised populations, it may be difficult to make the leap to online education, financial transactions, or career growth without basic online skills. That’s why Connect Ohio is bringing adoption programs to centers around the state. Read More »

Rep. Waxman, National Urban League Support New Network Neutrality Framework

Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Henry Waxman — a longtime advocate for network neutrality rules — supports the new Open Internet Framework enacted by the FCC on December 21, 2010. Read More »

FCC Passes Net Neutrality Rules

On December 21, 2010, the Federal Communications Commission passed new Net Neutrality rules to enable "customer choice, freedom of expression, user control, competition, and the freedom to innovate." Read More »

Genachowski Credits CWA Support for FCC’s Open Internet Rules

In announcing the FCC's Open Internet rules, Chairman Genachowski called the framework one that will protect the intrinsic openness of the web, while creating a place for investment and innovation to thrive. Read More »

Broadband is the Answer

Broadband deployment will create a stronger foundation for economic growth according to Charles Benton, Chairman of the Benton Foundation and Public Media Inc. Read More »

President Obama Congratulates FCC on Net Neutrality

Today, the FCC voted to pass a Net Neutrality framework developed by Rep. Henry Waxman and proposed by Chairman Julius Genachowski. President Barack Obama released a statement in support of the FCC’s decision. Read More »

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