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Verizon slices up the bundle, lets customers choose

...channels - such as AMC, CNN and Food Network - plus two additional themed channel packs.The offer does not include internet service.There's currently seven channel packs to choose from, including genres such as sports, children and lifestyle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/verizon-slices-bundle-lets
GOP says FCC bowed to political pressure on 'net neutrality,' IG office opens investigation

...impose tough new regulations on Internet service providers.Chaffetz said he...with how exactly to regulate Internet service.A court had knocked down the...neutrality because it suggests Internet service providers shouldn't discriminate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-17/gop-says-fcc-bowed-politic
Regulators OK 'net neutrality' rules for Internet providers

WASHINGTON - Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile...that states could eventually push Congress for the ability to tax Internet service now that it has been deemed a vital public utility."Read my...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/regulators-ok-net-neutrali
Let feds regulate Internet

...be as easy and affordable to access as it is now. However, the big monopolies want to begin charging for faster Internet service to stream programming such as Netflix and HBO GO ? increased costs that will be passed on to us.What the FCC wants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-19/let-feds-regulate-intern
A 'Net loss

...To us, the administration's end game is painfully obvious: To discourage private-sector investment by making Internet service less profitable. Then, networks will stagnate and degrade to the point where increased government intervention ? and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/net-loss
Tangled in the 'Net

...administration's 332-page "net neutrality" plan that will apply 20th-century telephone company rules to 21st-century Internet service providers.That's right: The government's blueprint for controlling the Internet is being kept under wraps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-15/tangled-net
Flipboard and other mobile apps going to PCs to reach users

...seems likely to change now that it's been tailored for the desktop. PCs remain the most popular way to access Internet services during the weekdays when most people are at work, with smartphones running second, according to data from comScore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-12/flipboard-and-other-mobile
Augusta area florists hope for big Valentine's Day after last year's ice storm

...impassable roadways.Webb's North Augusta shop was without electricity until Valentine's Day, and the phone and internet service was not restored until two days after the holiday, leaving Webb unable to take orders.Webb said she and her employees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-11/augusta-are
Netflix brings streaming service to Cuba

...movies and TV shows.The audience with fast enough Internet service to get Net flix consists primarily of international...establish a toehold on Cuba now with the hope that Internet service will improve, incomes will rise and diplomatic relations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-09/netflix-brings-streaming-s
FCC chairman proposes 'net neutrality' rules against fast, slow lanes for Internet users

...on Google's YouTube, your Internet service provider would have to load...T-Mobile.That would put all Internet service in the same regulatory camp...the many players ? not just Internet service providers ? that now will need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-04/fcc-chairman-proposes-net-