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FCC Proposes to End Regulation of Internet as Public Utility

The Federal Communications Commission wants public comments on a plan to put an end to a regulatory framework that treats internet as a public utility and restore internet freedom through the reinstatement of market-based policies. FCC said Thursday it plans to re-establish the classification of broadband internet access as an information …

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Clinton Names NSC Official to Head State’s Cyber Efforts

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced in a Washington speech on global Internet freedom Tuesday that former National Security Council Director Christopher Painter will head the department’s new cybersecurity post. Clinton’s announcement came in a broad speech on Internet freedom, coming against the backdrop of “citizens using social networking sites …

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