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  1. CenturyLink Tests 1 Tbps Super Channels with CienaRead the original story

    9 min ago | Converge! Network Digest

    CenturyLink, the third largest telecommunications company in the U.S., has successfully tested superchannel transmission speeds of one terabit per second on a portion of its fiber network in central Florida. The test used Ciena's 6500 packet-optical platform equipped with WaveLogic 3 16QAM-based coherent optics and Flexible Grid photonic layer.

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  2. Net neutrality OK'd in FCC partisan voteRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The FCC has agreed to impose strict new regulations on Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T. The regulatory agency voted 3-2 Thursday in favor of rules aimed at enforcing what's called "net neutrality."

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  3. Get ready for lawsuits over net neutralityRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The agency passed new Internet regulation prevent network owners -- like AT&T, Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and Verizon -- from discriminating against what kind of traffic runs over their networks. "After today, the only 'certainty'... is that we all face inevitable litigation and years of regulatory uncertainty," said Comcast's executive vice president, David Cohen.

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  4. Regulators approve tougher rules for internet providersRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Concord Monitor

    Internet activists declared victory over the nation's big cable companies yesterday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to impose the toughest rules yet on broadband providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T to prevent them from creating paid fast lanes and slowing or blocking web traffic. The 3-2 vote ushered in a new era of government oversight for an industry that has seen relatively little.

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  5. Vandalism shows the Interneta s vulnerabilityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Chronicle

    Zak Holland opens up a computer Wednesday at a store on the Northern Arizona University campus in Flagstaff, Ariz. Much of the region was experiencing an Internet and phone outage that was linked to vandalism of a fiber-optic line.

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  6. Splunk's (SPLK) CEO Godfrey Sullivan on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Splunk, Inc. Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, today's program is being recorded.

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  7. Net Neutrality Pits Netflix, Facebook Against Verizon, ComcastRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    The fight over Internet neutrality pits technology titans against each other in a battle to the death - or more likely to the courts anyway. The Federal Communications Commission's new rules treat the Internet like a public utility and forbid Internet service providers from charging content providers extra to speed transmission of their content.

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  8. Net neutrality voteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    Fans of a free Internet had reason to celebrate Thursday as the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 to support rules on net neutrality. If you want to know what the Internet would be like without net neutrality, ask Astros fans what it has been like to watch games on television.

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  9. US stock market daily reportRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Stock Market Review

    Net neutrality rules were voted in by the Federal Communications Commission on Thursday, imposing the toughest rules yet on Internet service providers, aiming to ensure fair treatment of all web traffic through their networks. Lawsuits are expected from cable and telecoms providers with the argument that the tougher regulatory regime will stifle investments which will result in hurting consumers.

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  10. Net Neutrality, the Mob and the ManRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Forbes.com

    I am the founder of GiantSteps Media Technology Strategies, a consulting firm whose clients include content providers and digital media technology companies ranging from early stage startups to Global 500, as well as public policy entities related to copyright in the digital age. My background includes stints as an IT and digital media executive at traditional and new media companies as well as market strategist for the media industry at a major computer company.

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  11. Second trustees protest of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Pennsylvanian

    For the second time in one day, demonstrators protested Penn's Board of the Trustees meeting - and both times, the subjects of their criticisms were not fully in attendance. The Board of Trustees Budget & Finance Meeting today quite literally ended in protest.

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  12. Just Published: "Global Infrastructure Outsourcing Market 2015-2019"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PR-inside.com

    Infrastructure outsourcing refers to the outsourcing of data centers, desktop services, help desks, networks, and other related services. This enables the transfer of managerial responsibilities that include offering an optimized, secure, and scalable IT infrastructure to an external provider.

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  13. FCC Votes In Favor Of Net Neutrality; Internet Activists Declare VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] WASHINGTON - Internet activists declared victory over the nation's big cable companies Thursday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to impose the toughest rules yet on broadband service to prevent companies like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T from creating paid fast lanes and slowing or blocking web traffic. 1 comment

  14. FCC's net neutrality rules hailed in Boulder as win for equal access to InternetRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    The Federal Communications Commission approved new rules for Internet providers Thursday, a move heralded by some in the Boulder community who want to make sure everyone has equal access to the web.

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  15. Stock market shrugs off net neutrality voteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The stock market largely shrugged off the Federal Communications Commission's vote to impose tougher rules on broadband providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T to prevent them from creating paid fast lanes for the Internet and slowing or blocking Web traffic. The new rules enforce the idea of "net neutrality" - that websites or videos load at the same speed - and require that any company providing a broadband connection to your home or phone must act in the "public interest" and can't employ "unjust or unreasonable" business practices.

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  16. Comcast: We Will Sue to Slow the WebBy Ben CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    The company says the FCC overreached by passing rules to stop Internet service providers from blocking sites and slowing traffic. The problem is, Comcast's admitted to doing just that.

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  17. 5 things to know about 'net neutrality'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, left, stands up and joins others in the audience in applauding the Federal Communications Commission vote on Net Neutrality during an open hearing at the FCC in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. The FCC has agreed to impose strict new regulations on Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T.

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  18. US votes in favour of rules to prevent some firms getting faster internetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    US regulators invoked broad powers to ensure that web traffic for all users is treated equally, adopting net-neutrality rules that supporters say will preserve a wide-open internet and that opponents vow to fight in court. The measure approved yesterday by the Federal Communications Commission prohibits companies such as AT&T and Comcast from blocking or slowing online traffic, or offering faster service in return for payment.

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  19. Move to regulate Internet receives mixed reviews across metroRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    At Grain and Mortar, a branding and design startup, William Riley counts on Internet access to do his job. He considers the federal government's move to classify the Internet like a utility a good move.

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  20. The Increasing Politicization of the FCCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Journal

    The Federal Communications Commission is no stranger to controversial issues-remember the ruckus over the Janet Jackson Super Bowl halftime show? But net neutrality has taken things to a new level, and that has people wondering if the agency is politicized beyond repair. That hostility was on full display Thursday as the commission voted 3-2 to approve sweeping net-neutrality regulations to ensure all Internet traffic is treated equally.

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