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FCC Wants Subsidized Broadband Internet For Poor

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, May 28 (Reuters) - The top U.S. communications regulator on Thursday revealed a plan to expand a government phone subsidy program for low-...

There's A Big Problem With Internet Access In The U.S.

AP | By FELICIA FONSECA and DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 05.27.2015 | Technology

FLAGSTAFF, Arizona (AP) — When vandals sliced a fiber-optic cable in the Arizona desert last month, they did more than time-warp thousands of people...

How the 'Internet with Chinese Characteristics' Is Rupturing the Web

Amy Chang | Posted 02.14.2015 | World
Amy Chang

China's push for Internet sovereignty gained momentum abroad after Edward Snowden released information about U.S. National Security Agency surveillance programs. Capitalizing on the anti-U.S. sentiment in other authoritarian countries like Russia, Iran, and Saudi Arabia, China wooed developing countries with growing online populations to consider the benefits of control of the Internet.

Time To Move To Hong Kong: U.S. Internet Is Stupidly Slow, Report Finds

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 11.27.2013 | Technology

On the eve of this traditional American holiday, we've got some news that may be obvious to those who've ventured to grandparents' and relatives' hous...

America FALLS In Internet Speed Rankings

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 07.24.2013 | Technology

Compared with other tech-savvy nations, Internet service in the U.S. is overpriced and slow. According to a "State of the Internet" report recently pu...

United States Internet Speed Is On The Decline: STUDY

mashable.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

According to Akamai's Q3 State of the Internet report, the United States' internet speed did not qualify for a place in the top ten list of countries ...