Tag: network neutrality

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    Invitation to Regulate

    The vote to scuttle the open internet rules is an invitation to congress: regulate. While there will be litigation over the FCC’s disregard for public comment, including potential violations of the Administrative Procedures Act, it is clear that leaving the rules up to the FCC is insufficient. Expect that the battle lines will be drawn…

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    The Closing Web

    Some thoughts on EME in Firefox and the FCC’s now-proposed rules for regulating ISPs.

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    Growing the Net With or Without Neutrality

    Not about network neutrality as much as the need to grow the Internet regardless.

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    Diffserv: Can it coexist with neutrality?

    Diffserv is a traffic classification scheme. Can it coexist with network neutrality? Not unless the data services industry commits to public audits.

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    Google Policy Blog: Myth v. Myth

    The bottom line is this: no institution shall rule the internet. If the internet remains useful at all, it remains open. If they want to destroy it, they can, but they cannot rule it. Ruling it would destroy it, and it would take all of their gold with it.

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    IP Neutrality

    RFC791, published in 1981, states that datagrams are independent entities, unrelated to any other datagram. Let’s call it what it is: Internet Protocol Neutrality. Viva IP!