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Net Neutrality is dead – The fight just began

2015’s Net Neutrality rules were officially repealed in the federal register and now? The Electonic Frontier Foundation, 22 Attorneys General, and other organizations are now going to court to fight this repeal.

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Mozilla vs FCC: Protect Net Neutrality

Mozilla, has filed a petition against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in a federal court in Washington, D.C., due to its recent decision to overturn the 2015 Open Internet Order which was brought in during Obama’s tenure as President.

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NSA: Next Six Years of Spying Powers

The House of Representatives have voted to expand the NSA’s surveillance powers for another six years. Many consider the bill to be a clear violation of the Fourth Amendment, as it endorses warrantless collection of Americans’ emails, chat logs, and other personal communications.

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Hardware Net neutrality Security

Best Firmware For Your Router?

Routers traditionally come packed with firmware that is accessible and configured in GUI format. Often, the amount the user can configure is rather limited, and monitoring tools can be few and far between…or even non-existent!

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By ‘flashing’ firmware onto your router, you can have more options to play with and make little tweaks that perhaps you couldn’t previously. Basically, you start off with your existing ‘stock’ firmware – stock firmware refers to the firmware shipped with your router.

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The FCC Has Repealed Net Neutrality

Companies now control the entire internet and there’s no way to stop them. The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to eliminate its power to ensure net neutrality, effectively paving the way for internet providers to begin charging companies and consumers for faster internet access.

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12/12 and we breaking the Internet!

Net neutrality activists and some internet companies are out to “break the internet” today. The whole idea is to have as many people as possible flood social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and spam their thoughts about net neutrality.

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