TITLE

Title II Move Could Spark 'War'

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/29/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with former Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Michael Powell is presented. He shares that he always agreed that it was useful to start in considering the idea of broadband in solving national challenges. He points out that the idea of FCC to classify Internet service as Title II service is an unadulterated disaster. He added that the most important thing as regards to network neutrality is the idea of a nondiscrimination principle.
ACCESSION #
49165926

 

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