The FCC voted Thursday to begin a rulemaking process on net neutrality.
A spat between AT&T and Google could create a distraction to the FCC's net neutrality rules proceeding.
AT&T asked its employees to contact the FCC in opposition to net neutrality rules.
FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski outlined a four-part strategy for U.S. wireless communications on Wednesday at CTIA.
Network World looks at what the FCC's net neutrality push will mean for exclusive phone agreements, such as the one AT&T enjoys with the iPhone.
Some critics say new net neutrality rules at the U.S. FCC would bring harmful regulation to the Internet.
The U.S. FCC will move to create formal net neutrality rules prohibiting Internet providers from selectively blocking or slowing Web content and applications.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission plans to establish formal net neutrality rules.
Enforcing net neutrality will be key to helping rural U.S. residents get the most out of broadband, an FCC report says.
The FTC could enforce net neutrality and take action against bad network management practices, the agency's chairman says.