Now that Netflix is paying Comcast for sped-up streaming of its service, that tiered Internet that net neutrality advocates had warned us about appears to have arrived.
Net neutrality is no more.
Getting the best quality stream on Netflix is no longer determined by your ISP, just by your bandwidth.
If a federal appeals court later this year strikes down the Federal Communications Commission's open Internet rules, lawmakers will again press for legislation to codify the principle of net neutrality, a prominent House Democrat said on Tuesday.
Comcast is suspending its 250 GB per month data cap while it searches for a better way to manage its network usage.
As mobile video finally starts to take off, content providers and carriers may clash over economics before they find a way to share the costs and benefits.
The U.S. Senate has voted against a Republican measure that would have overturned net neutrality rules passed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission last year.
Verizon Communications has filed a lawsuit seeking to overturn the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rules, the company said Friday.
The FCC on Thursday took a procedural step toward publishing the net neutrality rules it adopted back in December in the Federal Register, the official U.S. government publication for agency rules.
FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski faced questions from House Republicans, who say existing antitrust laws are enough to protect broadband customers from selective blocking by providers.