Open Internet

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday proposed new rules that regulate how Internet Service Providers (ISPs) can use and share customer data, which privacy and technology advocates called a "decisive step to protect consumers." The proposed rules (pdf), to be voted on at the commission's March 31 meeting, would require ISPs to...
Nika Knight, staff writer
As Charter Communications, the fourth largest cable company in the U.S.,...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The FCC must protect consumers' privacy rights and promptly propose strong...

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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.