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Why AT&T's New Patent Is Terrible For The Internet

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology

A newly published patent from AT&T would allow the company to bill customers not just based on how much they use the Web, but also what they use the W...

A Victory for AT&T's Shareholders

Josh Levy | Posted 06.30.2012 | Technology
Josh Levy

Today, in an unprecedented move, AT&T shareholders voted on a proposal calling on the telecom behemoth to publicly commit to Net Neutrality on its wireless networks.

AT&T Starts Capping Internet Use

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.02.2011 | Technology

Broadband hogs beware: today, AT&T begins capping data use. The company, America's largest Internet service provider, becomes the second broadband...

AT&T Backs Different Rules For Wireless In Net Neutrality

WSJ | Jennifer Valentino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In a move that surprises no one, AT&T weighed in to support an idea behind a plan from Google and Verizon that would exempt wireless networks from rul...

Reviving Independent Programming: Connecting HDTV to the Web

Maxine Goldenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Maxine Goldenson

A number of companies have been working to provide consumers with the means to connect HDTVs to the Internet. I believe when this technology ultimately enters the mainstream it could very well lead to cultural, economic and political changes that affect how our content is produced, and specifically who will be producing it.

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

I should sue John McCain. Three and a half years ago, writing about Net Neutrality, the attempt to guarantee the Internet stays free and open, I said that it was a slam-dunk issue being hampered by a lousy name -- one that evokes a tennis match in Switzerland or basketball players who don't choose sides. And I suggested some alternatives, including The Fast, Downloadable Porn Act and The Internet Freedom Act. Cut to last week, when McCain, the number one recipient of telecom campaign cash in Congress, introduced a bill that would effectively kill Net Neutrality. The name of his bill? The Internet Freedom Act! Paging George Orwell! War is Peace, Ignorance is Strength, and Freedom is... an Internet controlled by AT&T and Verizon. We can't let that happen. Support Net Neutrality. Let's start by giving it a better name.

AT&T Calls Google A Hypocrite On FCC's Net Neutrality

AP | JESSICA MINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SEATTLE — AT&T Inc. said Friday that Google Inc.'s Internet phone program gets an unfair advantage from blocking calls to rural communities wher...

AT&T Censoring the Net?

Mark Jeffrey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Jeffrey

If you are a common carrier -- and you are not China or Iraq -- then you'd better behave in a fashion that supports full, open and transparent communication.