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Senator claps back after Ajit Pai calls California’s net neutrality bill ‘radical’ and ‘illegal’ – TechCrunch

Senator claps back after Ajit Pai calls California’s net neutrality bill ‘radical’ and ‘illegal’ – TechCrunch FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has provoked a biting senatorial response from California after calling the “nanny state’s” new net neutrality legislation “radical,” “anti-consumer,” “illegal,” and “burdensome.” Senator Scott Wiener (D-CA), in response, said Pai …

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California lawmakers are one step closer to bringing back Obama-era net neutrality protections – TechCrunch

California lawmakers are one step closer to bringing back Obama-era net neutrality protections – TechCrunch California’s state Assembly voted 58-17 on Thursday to advance a bill, called S.B. 822, that would implement the strongest net neutrality provisions in the U.S. The bill now heads back to the Senate for final …

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Net neutrality activists, not hackers, crashed the FCC’s comment system – TechCrunch

Net neutrality activists, not hackers, crashed the FCC’s comment system – TechCrunch An unprecedented flood of citizens concerned about net neutrality is what took down the FCC’s comment system last May, not a coordinated attack, a report from the agency’s Office of the Inspector General concluded. The report unambiguously describes …

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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s brutal education in net neutrality – TechCrunch

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s brutal education in net neutrality – TechCrunch DC Circuit Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh has been nominated for the position of Supreme Court Justice, and on this occasion I think it warranted that we revisit in detail the sound intellectual thrashing this man suffered at the …

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California legislators stealthily ‘eviscerate’ state’s net neutrality bill – TechCrunch

California legislators stealthily ‘eviscerate’ state’s net neutrality bill – TechCrunch A group of legislators in California have sneakily but comprehensively “eviscerated” the state’s imminent net neutrality bill, removing a huge amount of protections in a set of last-minute amendments. State Senator Scott Wiener called the hostile rework of the bill …

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European and Indian regulators team up to defend net neutrality – TechCrunch

European and Indian regulators team up to defend net neutrality – TechCrunch Representatives of Europe’s BEREC (Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications) and India’s TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) met up yesterday to sign a join statement to promote an open internet. This short document describes a set …

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