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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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Week ahead: GOP weighs net neutrality fallout - The Hill

Week ahead: GOP weighs net neutrality fallout - The Hill | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
House Republicans say the new rules could stifle broadband investment.
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The Tall Tales These people tell if you are a telecom or big enough donor to pay them to spin ...spin...spin.....Please listen to Tim Berners Lee on this....HE ACTUALLY KNOWS WHAT HE IS TALKING ABOUT>

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Germany continues to champion encryption as others decry it

Germany continues to champion encryption as others decry it | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Along with a push for legislation like TTIP and TPP, British and American governments have all but declared a brand new ‘war’ against encryption.
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New York launches probe into speeds at big Internet broadband providers - Reuters

New York launches probe into speeds at big Internet broadband providers - Reuters | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
New York state's attorney general is probing whether three major Internet providers could be shortchanging consumers by charging them for faster broadband speeds and failing to deliver the speeds being advertised, according to documents seen by...
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NY suspects Verizon, TWC, and Cablevision of slowing Internet traffic - Ars Technica

NY suspects Verizon, TWC, and Cablevision of slowing Internet traffic - Ars Technica | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
AG investigates interconnection disputes, demands information from ISPs.
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World Wide Web creator makes last-minute bid for open Internet in Europe - CNET

World Wide Web creator makes last-minute bid for open Internet in Europe - CNET | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Sir Tim Berners-Lee pushes for amendments to a proposed European Parliament law that he believes could impede the equal treatment of online traffic, a concept known as Net neutrality.
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Consumer Trust? Not at ICANN Compliance

Consumer Trust? Not at ICANN Compliance | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Every person and every entity must have a philosophy if they are to be successful. Consumer trust is one of the key issues at the heart of keeping the Internet open as well as prosperous.
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Security v usability: cracking the workplace password problem

Security v usability: cracking the workplace password problem | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Password policy hinges on what a business is trying to protect and must walk a balance between security, convenience and cost Walk past any bank of office desks and you’ll see at least some of the monitors and laptops adorned with colourful post-it...
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European Parliament Votes Down Amendments Aimed at Strengthening Network Neutrality

European Parliament Votes Down Amendments Aimed at Strengthening Network Neutrality | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Following some heated debates, the European Parliament today voted down various amendments aimed at strengthening network neutrality in the new telecommunications package which has been on the agenda of the European Union for more than two years.
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EU, US Strike Deal in Principle on New Data-Sharing Agreement

EU, US Strike Deal in Principle on New Data-Sharing Agreement | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The European Union has struck a deal "in principle" with the United States on a new data-sharing agreement to allow digital information to flow between borders.
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The US might begin spying on citizens in the name of cybersecurity

The US might begin spying on citizens in the name of cybersecurity | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The US Senate has voted 74-21 to pass the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA), a bill that will allow tech companies to share user data with government agencies — dealing a blow to citizens’ privacy.
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Become a programmer with the Interactive Coding Bootcamp

Become a programmer with the Interactive Coding Bootcamp | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The ability to code is one of the most valuable and sought-after skills around, with professionals earning salaries upwards of $75,000.
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Net Neutrality: India should not let telecom companies charge more

Net Neutrality: India should not let telecom companies charge more | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Internet activists have organised a campaign against the regulator's proposal
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Whistleblowers In Peril As Government Policies Shaft Press Freedoms

In the United Nation's first wide-scale review of whistleblower protections worldwide, a special rapporteur appointed by the Secretary-General has cited governments and organizations, among them the UN itself, for failing to do enough to shield...
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Net Neutrality in Europe: A Statement From Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Net Neutrality in Europe: A Statement From Sir Tim Berners-Lee | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Tomorrow, October 27th 2015, will see a key vote in the European Parliament on net neutrality. Ahead of this, here is a blog post from Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, and founding director of the Web Foundation.
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Internet.org Gets Caught Up in Net Neutrality Debate in India - Mirror Daily

Internet.org Gets Caught Up in Net Neutrality Debate in India - Mirror Daily | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The net neutrality debate is driven by the fact that the neutral internet is being affected by the limited selection of websites provided by Internet.org.
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Why tech firms are scrambling against Europe's net neutrality bill - Washington Post

Why tech firms are scrambling against Europe's net neutrality bill - Washington Post | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
And why tech firms are scrambling to urge last-minute amendments to the proposal.
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Net Neutrality Activist Tim Wu Probes Broadband Speed Claims - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Net Neutrality Activist Tim Wu Probes Broadband Speed Claims - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Armed with subpoena power, net neutrality activist Tim Wu is spearheading an investigation by the New York attorney general's office into whether broadband companies in New York are promising Internet speeds they don't deliver.
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Tumblr, Etsy and others urge EU to further discuss net neutrality ... - SC Magazine

Tumblr, Etsy and others urge EU to further discuss net neutrality ... - SC Magazine | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
The European Union plans to discuss new rules this week that, in its eyes, will "protect" net neutrality; some tech companies have argued otherwise.
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Consolidating control in cyberspace - Policy Forum

Consolidating control in cyberspace - Policy Forum | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Thailand’s attempt to create a single Internet gateway highlights the current regime’s drive to control the national narrative, write Aim Sinpeng and Gennie Gebhart.
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U.S. Concerned over Increasing Russian Submarine Patrols Near Data Cables

U.S. Concerned over Increasing Russian Submarine Patrols Near Data Cables | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Russian submarines and spy are reported to be aggressively operating near vital undersea cables that carry global Internet communications, according to a story in the New York Times.
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Facebook Accused of "Secretly" Lobbying for Cyber Bill

Facebook Accused of "Secretly" Lobbying for Cyber Bill | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Facebook lobbyists are working behind the scenes for a major cyber bill set for a final Senate vote Tuesday despite growing opposition to the bill among tech companies, according to a digital rights advocacy group fighting against the measure.
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Senate passes controversial cybersecurity bill Cisa 74 to 21

Senate passes controversial cybersecurity bill Cisa 74 to 21 | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Senate votes in favor of bill critics including Edward Snowden say will allow the government to collect sensitive personal data unchecked The US Senate overwhelmingly passed a controversial cybersecurity bill critics say will allow the government...
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Europe Vote Threatens Net Neutrality. Help Save the Open Internet.

Europe Vote Threatens Net Neutrality. Help Save the Open Internet. | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Tomorrow, the European Parliament will vote on a proposal that will decide the future of the open Internet in Europe.
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40 maps that explain the internet

40 maps that explain the internet | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Where the internet came from, how it works, and how it's used by people around the world

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Vice plans to launch 12 TV channels across Europe

Vice plans to launch 12 TV channels across Europe | Occupy Your Voice! Mulit-Media News and Net Neutrality Too | Scoop.it
Shane Smith says company in ‘fast and furious’ talks with companies including Netflix, ITV, Sky and Discovery about new channels going live within 18 months Vice chief Shane Smith has said he plans to launch a dozen TV channels across Europe, and...
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