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Another reason we need real net neutrality: Federal officials on Tuesday sued AT&T, the nation’s second-largest cellular carrier, for allegedly ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 07:07 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one” - A.J. Liebling My father Bob Wilson took this to heart, and bought one and started his own newspaper, the Prairie Post of Maroa, ...
by Prairie Post
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2014 at 04:53 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
"a lifetime thinking . . . ." is an ongoing graphic memoir, political and personal, created by Jeff Van Syckle.
by jvansyckle
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 07:05 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
"a lifetime thinking . . . ." is an ongoing graphic memoir, political and personal, created by Jeff Van Syckle.
by jvansyckle
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2014 at 08:59 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I am republishing this piece under Bill Moyers and Company's Creative Commons guidelines, in its entirety, in this case without additional commentary. Corporate America Pays to Send Global ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2014 at 07:34 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
In a filing to the FCC that one can only characterize as f-ing insane: AT&T appreciates this opportunity to comment on the petitions of the Electric Power Board of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and the ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 83 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 08:57 AM PDT with 249 Recommends
The gay community has a large number of corporate supporters including AT&T. The corporate giant has received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign list of corporate supporters in every ...
by librarisingnsf
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 10:21 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
The US House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation on Friday that would allow consumers to “unlock” their cell phones in order to switch wireless networks. It now heads to President ...
by Mr SeeMore
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jul 26, 2014 at 05:55 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Good on BuzzFeed for catching this: http://www.buzzfeed.com/evanmcsan/republican-scrubs-negative-comments-about-tv-ad-where-a-kid ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 04:54 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
So this going on: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/25/technology/congress-to-tackle-merger-of-att-and-directv.html?_r=...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 02:13 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Hello, Kossacks! Last week, I wrote a diary about how US Cable and Telco firms were caught astroturfing up support for their shell "advocacy group" Broadband for America . We saw how they hired ...
by The Technomancer
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jun 10, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
When you're a cable company or telco and you can't actually get popular, public support for your monopolist, innovation-smothering business model, what do you do? Apparently, the answer is "create ...
by The Technomancer
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Jun 06, 2014 at 12:03 PM PDT with 76 Recommends
We have to decrease competition in order to increase competition! Sit back, relax and get ready for humongous corporations to explain how fewer choices mean more and better choices. (Or so goes ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri May 23, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Welcome to the Overnight News Digest with a crew consisting of founder Magnifico, current leader Neon Vincent, regular editors side pocket, maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, rfall, and JML9999. ...
by side pocket
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 08:58 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Is it possible that AT&T does not have enough channels of revenue yet? We all know that the fast lane they and other big telcom companies are pushing for is just about making more money from the ...
by teeceeus
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri May 16, 2014 at 10:21 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
They call it a warning. What it is is a threat. The major ISPs that make up the trade group Broadband for America had their CEOs lay it all out on the table in this letter to the FCC : Not only ...
by The Technomancer
Comment Count 131 comments on Wed May 14, 2014 at 01:19 PM PDT with 157 Recommends
Allow me to add my voice to the thousands who have been imploring everyone to please contact their local representative and insist that the Internet Service Providers be re-classified as Common ...
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri May 09, 2014 at 08:47 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Hello, Kossacks! There is a must read article over at Vox that expands on the concepts I blogged about when it comes to explaining Net Neutrality, how the interconnections negotiated by Netflix ...
by The Technomancer
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
I feel like a broken record lately as I've been writing diaries and participating in comment threads about Net Neutrality over the past week or so. And the hits...oh man, do the hits keep on coming.
by The Technomancer
Comment Count 130 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 03:46 PM PDT with 182 Recommends
After the Comcast bid to buy Time Warner I guess it should come as no surprise that this is a possibility: AT&T Inc., the second-biggest U.S. mobile-phone carrier, approached DirecTV about ...
by LieparDestin
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 05:53 AM PDT with 7 Recommends