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May 19 2017   7:55PM GMT

Net Neutrality (open internet)

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Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality is the principle that data packets on the Internet should be moved impartially, without regard to content, destination or source. Continued…

Quote of the Day

“The primary foundation of net neutrality explained is this: Providers should not be able to give services they offer any advantage over a competing service running over their network.” – Russ White

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