16 January 2014

Net Neutrality: the very recent development in the U.S.

Image: Net Neutrality News Tag Cloud by Sean Weigold Ferguson on Flickr

Two days ago the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia delivered its long-awaited decision in which it found that, in an attempt to regulate the Internet service providers, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) had overstepped its authority.

The New York Times has published a brilliant, concise, easily accessible and intelligible article on the matter which I strongly advise you to read, in order to grasp what was on stake in the case and also what its implications might be.