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FCC Vote Marks Effort To Take Greater Control of the Web

By idaflo | June 18th, 2010 | No Comments » 

From Slashdot :

GovTechGuy writes “The FCC voted today to open an inquiry into how the broadband industry is regulated, the first step in a controversial attempt to assert greater regulatory control over Internet service providers. In a 3-2 vote the Democratic members of the Commission voted to move forward with the FCC’s proposal to reclassify broadband as a telecom service, increasing the regulation it is subject to. The move also has large implications for net neutrality, which FCC Commissioner Julius Genachowski has made a focus under his watch.”(Linked here)

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