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Net Neutrality enforcement and bashing

Florilegium Nov 22nd, 2017 (edited) 5 Never
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  1.     >>150492138
  2.     The US was under the assumption that net neutrality laws applied for 30 years going. It wasn't until Verizon won a lawsuit about it that the rules no longer applied to them. They promptly began fucking everyone over:
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  4.     2005 - Madison River Communications was blocking VOIP services. The FCC put a stop to it.
  5.     https://www.cnet.com/news/telco-agrees-to-stop-blocking-voip-calls/
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  7.     2007-2009 - AT&T was having Skype and other VOIPs blocked because they didn't like there was competition for their cellphones.
  8.     http://fortune.com/2009/04/03/group-asks-fcc-to-probe-iphone-skype-restrictions/
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  10.     2011 - MetroPCS tried to block all streaming except youtube.
  11.     https://www.wired.com/2011/01/metropcs-net-neutrality-challenge/
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  13.     2011-2013, AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon were blocking access to Google Wallet because it competed with their bullshit.
  14.     http://www.businessinsider.com/verizon-blocking-google-wallet-2011-12
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  16.     2012, Verizon was demanding google block tethering apps on android because it let owners avoid their $20 tethering fee. This was despite guaranteeing they wouldn't do that as part of a winning bid on an airwaves auction.
  17.     https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-tech/post/fcc-fines-verizon-125m-for-blocking-tethering-apps/2012/07/31/gJQAXjRLNX_blog.html
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  19.     2012, AT&T - tried to block access to FaceTime unless customers paid more money.
  20.     https://www.freepress.net/press-release/99480/att-blocking-iphones-facetime-app-would-harm-consumers-and-break-net-neutrality
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  22.     2013, Verizon literally stated that the only thing stopping them from favoring some content providers over other providers were the net neutrality rules in place.
  23.     https://www.savetheinternet.com/blog/2013/09/18/verizons-plan-break-internet
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  25.     http://www.pcworld.com/article/169079/ATT_Blocks_4chan_Stirs_Internet_Hornets_Nest.html
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  27.     2017, Verizon caught throttling customer data in direct violation of FCC Net Neutrality rules
  28.     https://www.rt.com/usa/397163-verizon-admits-throttle-netflix/
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  30.     >>150492723
  31.     Remember to archive
  32.     >https://wired com/2011/01/metropcs-net-neutrality-challenge
  33.     https://archive.is/LwLMM
  34.     >http://businessinsider com/verizon-blocking-google-wallet-2011-12
  35.     https://archive.is/YlqZs
  36.     >https://washingtonpost com/blogs/post-tech/post/fcc-fines-verizon-125m-for-blocking-tethering-apps/2012/07/31/gJQAXjRLNX_blog.html
  37.     https://archive.is/MzqNt
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