Posts Tagged ‘CNN’

Broadband Roundup: FBI after Chinese Hackers, AT&T after DirecTV, Congress after FCC Chairman Wheeler

Broadband Roundup, Broadband's Impact, Congress, FCC, Net Neutrality May 20th, 2014

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 – On Monday, tensions with China over cybersecurity increased as the U.S. Justice Department indicted five Chinese military officers for stealing trade secrets from six United States companies. The Guardian quoted Attorney General Eric Holder as saying, “The range of trade secrets and other sensitive business information stolen in this case […]

Catholic Students in Washington Turn On Broadband, Tune In Webcasts and See the New Pope Francis

Broadband's Impact, International, social networking, South America March 14th, 2013

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2013 – With Catholics around the world awaiting the announcement of the new Pope, students at the Catholic University of America chose an alternative route to discovery. Hundreds of students gathered in the student-dining hall located in the Edward J. Pryzbala student center. There were no TV’s, no radios, and poor broadband […]

NCTA’s McSlarrow Speech: Mirrors Self-Serving Control of Pipelines

Expert Opinion, Net Neutrality December 13th, 2009

Kyle McSlarrow’s recent speech to The Media Institute mirrors a self-serving approach to control the pipelines, guised as a First Amendment right for ISP’s. The point Mr. McSlarrow is trying to make shakes the Freedom of Speech right for every citizen to the core. How can such rhetoric hide behind this basic citizen [...]

Conservative Journalists Rip Old Media For Light Scrutiny of Democratic Congress

Broadband's Impact August 8th, 2008

WASHINGTON, August 8 – Panelists and the moderator of a panel of conservative journalists on Thursday criticized the old media’s reluctance to continue to keep Democratic members of Congress under the microscope for alleged ethical lapses.

U.S. Technology Could Thwart Chinese Internet Censorship

Net Neutrality June 20th, 2008

June 18 – Technologies exist that allow Chinese internet users to evade government censorship, but their deployment is being thwarted by American companies based in China, panelists said Wednesday at a hearing of the United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission.

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