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China Toughens Its Restrictions on Use of the Internet - New York Times

China Toughens Its Restrictions on Use of the Internet - New York Times | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
China Toughens Its Restrictions on Use of the Internet New York Times HONG KONG — The Chinese government issued new rules on Friday requiring Internet users to provide their real names to service providers, while assigning Internet companies...
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Tracks what is developing about net neutrality, the right to access the internet and information, and other multi-media news, mail, print, technological, radio, wifi, trends and any communication system.A watchful eye on communication policy is kept to report new developments and organized citizen efforts to push back and protect citizens' communication systems from government and corporate over reaching.
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Fight for the Future on Twitter

Fight for the Future on Twitter | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
These Congressmembers are trying to kill net neutrality. Find out if yours is one of them. https://www.battleforthenet.com/scoreboard pic.twitter.com/r6V33Ileya
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After net neutrality concerns, Facebook is now inviting everyone to be a part of Internet.org

After net neutrality concerns, Facebook is now inviting everyone to be a part of Internet.org | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Facebook has launched an open platform through which developers can tailor their services for Internet.org, giving millions of users across the globe the ability to enjoy basic Internet services for free.
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Internet 'rationing' needed as UK cannot keep up with demand

Internet 'rationing' needed as UK cannot keep up with demand | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The Internet is already consuming at least 8 per cent of Britain's power output, equivalent to the output of three nuclear power stations, and demand is soaring, says one academic.
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Well, if internet access is rationed it sounds like it is time to turn the internet into a public service so citizens are not just ripped off by private networks and have more direct input and control over how any rationing occurs and to ensure it is not simply a handy way to price gouge and hand access mainly to the wealthy few.

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Net Neutrality: Why is it Important

Net Neutrality: Why is it Important | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The debate over regulation of the Internet is one of the most important things to look out for.
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Zuckerberg Expands Internet.org After Net Neutrality Uproar - Wired

Zuckerberg Expands Internet.org After Net Neutrality Uproar - Wired | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Mark Zuckerberg is making a few changes to Internet.org.
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The state of storytelling in the internet age - The Next Web

Great stories are reaching more people than ever, people are paying for content, and the modern web is giving the world a better platform for storytelling
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Groups ask FCC to delay net neutrality rules

Groups ask FCC to delay net neutrality rules | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The service providers don't want the rules implemented while they're suing over them.
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This is more evidence we need to revoke or not renew business charters for these service providers that work against the interest of acquiring the services we truly want as consumers. Plus they obliviously divert our communication and content access payments to political activities and law suits rather than service upgrades and more value for our buck. GO FCC! PLEASE TAKE THESE VULTURES AND VAMPIRE COMPANIES ON AND HOLD THEIR FEET TO THE FIRE TO DELIVER THE SERVICES WE WANT FOR THE MONEY WE PAY!

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Create your first Internet of Things application in under 30 minutes with IBM Bluemix

Create your first Internet of Things application in under 30 minutes with IBM Bluemix | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Yes, I am not kidding, and you’ll see how it’s done as you follow through the steps in this article.  Even non-technical folks can try out. To get a quick
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Filmmakers, Funders and Risk

Filmmakers, Funders and Risk | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The Center for Social Media showcases and analyzes media for public knowledge and action—media made by, for, and with publics to address the problems that they share. We pay particular attention to the evolution of documentary film and video in a digital era. With research, public events, and convenings, we explore the fast-changing environment for public media.
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US ensnared in China's digital crackdown - The Hill

US ensnared in China's digital crackdown - The Hill | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The Asian power's efforts to control online information are being felt globally.
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Govt body NIXI against selective bundling of apps by telcos | ET Telecom

Govt body NIXI against selective bundling of apps by telcos | ET Telecom | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Neutral Internet Exchange of India (NIXI), a body under the IT Ministry, today said it strongly supports Net Neutrality..
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How Net neutrality helped kill the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger - CNET

How Net neutrality helped kill the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger - CNET | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Comcast's $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable is officially dead, and the companies may have the fiery Net neutrality debate that raged this past year to blame.
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Tech advocates warn of amendment in trafficking bill - The Hill

Tech advocates warn of amendment in trafficking bill - The Hill | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
They say an amendment has the potential to harm social media and e-commerce sites. 
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The Dreaded Bundle Comes to Internet TV - The New Yorker

The Dreaded Bundle Comes to Internet TV - The New Yorker | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Dish television and Sony have introduced new ways of selling Internet TV. Will they be any more appealing to customers than expensive cable-TV bundles?
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Beijing's Great Cannon exposes vulnerable Chinese tech firms - The Interpreter

Technology companies strongly associated with state identities are increasingly a proxy for broader geopolitical conflicts at the state level.
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Is the internet almost full? Experts warn web may collapse when it reaches ... - mirror.co.uk

Is the internet almost full? Experts warn web may collapse when it reaches ... - mirror.co.uk | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The demand for faster data, streaming services and more powerful computers has increased the strain on our communications infrastructure, it's claimed
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Perhaps the ISPs should put our payments towards buying infrastructure rather than politicians and other businesses world aide.

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Britain may be forced to ration the internet as power consumption soars

Britain may be forced to ration the internet as power consumption soars | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Britain could be forced to introduce internet rationing, after an expert warned it could consume the country’s entire power supply within 20 years.
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Time to go unlimited solar. Does this sound like a convenient problem in the wake of the consumer push for net neutrality enforcement world wide.

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The Internet could reach its limit in just eight years, warn engineers - Daily Mail

The Internet could reach its limit in just eight years, warn engineers - Daily Mail | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Leading engineers, physicists and telecoms firms have been summoned to a meeting at London's Royal Society later this month, to discuss what can be done to avert a web crisis.
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Internet is for everybody: Telecom min on net neutrality

Internet is for everybody: Telecom min on net neutrality | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The Internet is for everybody and should not benefit just a few, communications and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday, as the government weighs its options on a raging debate over whether telecom firms should influence access to...
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FBI Links Chinese Government to Cyber Attacks on U.S. Companies - Washington Free Beacon

FBI Links Chinese Government to Cyber Attacks on U.S. Companies - Washington Free Beacon | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Computer hackers linked to the Chinese government used two Chinese telecom companies and the Baidu search engine to mount mass data disruption attacks on American websites involved in circumventing Be...
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The Internet's dark side you don't use - USA TODAY

The Internet's dark side you don't use - USA TODAY | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Watch out, Hollywood has found the Deep and Dark Web. In Netflix's "House of Cards," a reporter uses it to hire a hacker to learn more about Vice President Frank Underwood's past.
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This is how Internet speed and price in the U.S. compares to the rest of the world - PBS NewsHour

This is how Internet speed and price in the U.S. compares to the rest of the world - PBS NewsHour | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Even though the Internet was invented in the United States, Americans pay the most in the world for broadband access. And it’s not exactly blazing fast. So why are Americans paying more for slower service?
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Uniform rules for all players key to net neutrality: COAI | ET Telecom

Uniform rules for all players key to net neutrality: COAI | ET Telecom | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
On the last day of submission of suggestions on net neutrality to the telecom regulator, industry stakeholders on Friday said they supported free and fair acc..
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Senator Ron Wyden: The Free Internet Is a Global Priority - Wired

Senator Ron Wyden: The Free Internet Is a Global Priority - Wired | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The internet community has already chalked up an impressive list of wins --- from New Neutrality to killing SOPA and PIPA. But our work is far from done.
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Net neutrality: Telcos warn of six-fold hike in data tariffs - The Times of India

Net neutrality: Telcos warn of six-fold hike in data tariffs - The Times of India | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Mobile operators on Friday said that they may have to increase data tariffs by up to six times to remain viable if the proposed regulations did not offer a level-playing field with net-based services such as Skype and WhatApp.
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