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Growing U.S. Rural Economies With The Help Of Broadband Internet

The busy, high-density metropolitan environments of cities are usually fertile ground for innovative, active markets, but the growing reach of broadband Internet access into provincial areas of the United States has helped unleash previously untapped roots of creative destruction and financial growth, discusses a recent study from Hudson Institute, an Atlas Network partner based in Washington, D.C. 260 more words


DC Circuit Court Upholds FCC Net Neutrality Rules

On June 14, 2016, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the Federal Communications Commission’s 2015 Net Neutrality rules in their entirety.

The court ruled that the FCC had the authority to regulate broadband Internet access service as a “common carrier” service and to issue rules that police the relationship between customers, broadband Internet service providers, and Internet content and application companies. 142 more words