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Taxing the Internet

...fee could be forced on consumers through an Obama-endorsed Federal Communications Commission proposal to treat Internet service providers like public utilities under a decades-old telecommunications law.The so-called "net neutrality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-23/taxing-internet
A tangled Web

...would regulate your Internet connection in this one.Internet service providers would become a "public utility" under...all appear to be motivated by a populist hatred for Internet service providers, such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-14/tangled-web
Obama wants more regulation of Internet providers

...regulations that satisfy the court's requirements, Internet service providers could block or discriminate against content...flexibility to think up new ways to package and sell Internet services.FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has said he is open to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-10/obama-wants-more-regulat
Solution in search of a problem

...federal government's doors to demand the FCC regulate Internet service providers under 20th-century public utility regulations...what is in Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposed rules. Internet service providers do not need to be lumped into "Title...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-12/solution-search-probl
Net losses?

...The FCC's previous regulations were struck down by a federal court earlier this year. Those rules prevented Internet service providers, such as Comcast, Verizon and AT&T, from offering web-content producers, such as Netflix and Amazon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-20/net-losses
Aereo presses case despite Supreme Court setback

NEW YORK - Aereo, the television-over-the-Internet service that suspended operations after the Supreme Court ruled against it, is refusing to disband for good.The company is now using...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/aereo-presses-case-despite
FCC to examine reasons for Internet traffic jams

...and other data travel to reach Internet service providers.In recent months...understand what is occurring when the Internet service they've paid for does not...that he was going to empower Internet service providers to charge for toll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-13/fcc-examine-reasons-intern
Volume of encrypted e-mail rising amid spying fears

...it arrives at its destination.Google and other Internet services rely on a form of encryption known as Transport Layer...Google.Comcast spokesman Charlie Douglas said the Internet service provider plans to start encrypting e-mail to and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-03/volume-encrypted-e-mail-ri
The Unhappy Call

...week.The Unhappy Call A few days ago, I called my internet service provider. I had an issue I wanted to discuss with...Don't get me wrong ? I actually really like my internet service provider. They have fast service when there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-06-08/unhappy-c
US proposes pay-for-priority Internet standards

...on. It also could create a new revenue stream for Internet service providers such as Comcast or Verizon.The draft...rules would also restore a previous prohibition on Internet service providers from blocking access to Web sites. That...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-24/us-proposes-pay-priority-i