Open Internet

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A week after the Federal Communications Commission passed a landmark vote enshrining protections for net neutrality and mobile broadband, Republicans and cable industry giants are reiterating their vows to fight the ruling—but new comments by FCC chief Tom Wheeler indicate that the commission is ready to take them on. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.),...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Updated (11:55 AM EST): The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday, in a...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A U.S. House subcommittee is meeting Wednesday to make a final attempt to...

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Some of the world's largest websites and rights groups are planning a coordinated day of action on June 5, the first anniversary of Snowden's revelations, to oppose mass online surveillance. The Reset the Net campaign, launched by Fight for the Future, will feature a splash screen offering tips for direct action, like how to install NSA-resistant encryption tools , to ensure Internet privacy.