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Net neutrality rules: Separating fact from fiction

The net neutrality debate in the U.S. has been filled with hyperbole, speculation and questionable claims. Here's a look at reality.

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Does net neutrality really mean 'net regulation?

Critics have blasted the FCC's new net neutrality rules, saying they amount to a government takeover of the Internet. Backers say that's not true.

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Net neutrality rules let FCC police future ISP conduct

The FCC's proposed net neutrality rules allow the agency to police future network management practices and business models rolled out by broadband providers, raising concerns about possible overreach.

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GOP senators rip FCC's net neutrality decision

The FCC's net neutrality rules could open the door to rate regulation and could drive some small broadband providers out of business.

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GOP lawmakers grill FCC's Wheeler about Obama influence on net neutrality

Republican lawmakers repeatedly accused the FCC of being improperly influenced by President Barack Obama during the agency's recent net neutrality proceeding.

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Alert: WSJ claims June Apple TV, music event

Apple's big plans for television, music, Apple TV and more are coming on stream.

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FCC girds for legal attacks on net neutrality order

The FCC's 400-page official order on net neutrality, released on Thursday, is about to be the center of a long and contracted legal battle.

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FCC releases its 400-page net neutrality order

The 400-page net neutrality order released by the FCC today includes a long legal defense of its vote last month to reclassify broadband as a regulated service.

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Republican lawmakers question FCC budget after net neutrality vote

Republican lawmakers questioned the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's new budget request Wednesday, with a few of them attempting to tie the agency's funding to its controversial net neutrality vote days ago.

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FCC a 'referee,' not a regulator, of the Internet, Wheeler says

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler on Tuesday defended the commission's recent vote in support of net neutrality.

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Net neutrality will put U.S. behind Europe, Cisco's Chambers argues

Net neutrality regulations approved last week by the FCC will slow broadband deployment, Cisco CEO John Chambers said at Mobile World Congress today.

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The FCC's new net neutrality rules: What we know so far

Here's what we know about the FCC's vote on Thursday to reclassify broadband as a regulated telecommunications service.

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GOP bill would overturn FCC decision on municipal broadband

Seven Republican lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday that would prohibit the FCC from preempting state laws that limit municipal broadband networks.

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What it means: The FCC's net neutrality vote

Net neutrality has been debated for a decade, but the Federal Communications Commission's historic vote signals only the beginning of further battles and likely lawsuits.

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FCC approves net neutrality rules, reclassifies broadband as utility

The FCC voted to approve new net neutrality rules by reclassifying broadband as a regulated public utility. The move came over the objections of the commission's Republican members and large broadband providers.

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FCC votes to overturn state laws limiting municipal broadband plans

The FCC today voted to overturn large parts of two state laws that limit local governments from funding and building broadband networks.

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Broadband backers push GOP-led Congress to overturn FCC on net neutrality

The U.S. Congress should pass net neutrality legislation that overturns proposed rules at the FCC, according to broadband advocates.

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GOP FCC members want to delay net neutrality vote

The FCC should delay its vote on net neutrality rules for at least a month after releasing Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposal for public comment, the commission's two Republican members said Monday.

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