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January 30, 2014 In The News

By Laura Ryan

A federal court on Tuesday overthrew federal rules to enforce what is known as network neutrality, the principle that all Internet traffic should receive free and equal service. Now, with those rules on ice, Internet carriers such as Verizon and Comcast can charge websites for faster service—or even block some data from entering all together.

January 30, 2014 In The News

By Bryce Baschuk

AT&T Inc. will permit online content providers to pay to deliver their mobile apps and traffic to consumers' mobile phones and tablets without increasing users' monthly data usage, the company announced Jan. 6.

January 30, 2014 In The News

Regulator Taking Wait-And-See Approach on Program

By Gautham Nagesh

January 30, 2014 In The News

By Kate Tummarello

A House Democrat who represents Silicon Valley on Tuesday slammed a business move by AT&T that she says threatens the openness of the Internet.

Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) took aim at AT&T’s new “Sponsored Data” program, which will allow websites and applications to pay for preferred access.

January 30, 2014 In The News

New Service Would Allow Businesses to be Charged Directly for Customers' Data Use

By John Eggerton

January 30, 2014 In The News

By Sinead Carew

AT&T Inc plans to give consumers options to save money on mobile data fees as soon as this quarter while offering sponsors a new way to entice consumers to use their services.

January 30, 2014 In The News

By Gautham Nagesh

Consumers have more choices for how to watch video than ever before, as this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is demonstrating, yet the industry's legacy players—particularly cable-TV providers—still have the upper hand.

January 30, 2014 In The News
 
By Dan McMenamin
 
A regional accrediting commission is facing yet another lawsuit from supporters of City College of San Francisco over the commission’s decision earlier this year to revoke the school’s accreditation.
 
The Save CCSF Coalition, a group of students, faculty, staff and other City College supporters, plans to file the lawsuit
January 30, 2014 In The News

By Bryce Baschuk

Some in Congress are clamoring to modernize the decades-old rules that govern the nation's rapidly changing video marketplace, targeting the broadcast retransmission consent regime in particular.

House lawmakers introduced competing bills Dec. 12 that seek to revise program carriage rules.

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