ILSR Submits Comments to FCC on Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet

Date: 1 Aug 2014 | posted in: MuniNetworks | 0 Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestmail

The Institute for Local Self-Reliance recently submitted comments to the FCC as part of its Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet proceeding. ILSR focused on the issue of paid prioritization, reclassification, and regulation of content. We also provided some examples … Read More

Paid Prioritization Threat Reinforces Value of Community Networks

Date: 24 Apr 2014 | posted in: information, MuniNetworks | 0 Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestmail

Recent reports out of the FCC say that it will allow ISPs to create and sell “fast lanes” of Internet access to the companies with sufficiently deep pockets to afford them. While some people argue over whether this violates network neutrality principles … Read More