Net neutrality dead for good? FCC may endorse pay-for-play deals

Posted by BernardSwiss on Apr 24, 2014 4:39 AM EDT
Ars Technica; By Jon Brodkin
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FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler confirmed today that proposed rules to replace the net neutrality regulations struck down by a court decision are on track for an FCC vote on May 15. Wheeler didn't detail exactly what those rules would be, but The Wall Street Journal says it has a source who knows. "The Federal Communications Commission plans to propose new open Internet rules on Thursday that would allow content companies to pay Internet service providers for special access to consumers, according to a person familiar with the proposal," the Journal reported.

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