FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler is still fumbling around in the dark.
While his original disastrous proposal for the Internet is dead, a new approach he's considering would still leave us stranded in the slow lane.
On a recent Monday night in Brooklyn, five empty chairs stood on stage — one for each member of the Federal Communications Commission. A crowd had amassed in the room for a public hearing to send this message to the agency: Don’t hurt the open Internet.
Forget Dracula, Chucky and the creature from the black lagoon. This Halloween FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler is considering Internet rules so scary they make Circus Peanuts look edible. And Comcast would be one of the beneficiaries.
Verizon is attempting to buy its way into the news cycle by creating a tech-news site.
But there’s a twist: SugarString.com will ban reporters from writing any stories about Net Neutrality or U.S. surveillance programs.