Ali Breland

Senate Republicans introduce anti-network neutrality legislation

Sen Mike Lee (R-UT) introduced a bill to nullify the Federal Communications Commission’s network neutrality rules and prohibit the FCC from issuing a similar rule in the future. Sens.

Internet's biggest players duck net neutrality fight

Some of the biggest names on the internet are trying to stay out of the contentious, public fight over the future of the Obama-era network neutrality rules.

What killing net neutrality means for the internet

[Commentary] Here are 4 ways the internet will change if Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai gets his way on net neutrality: 1) More free data plans, 2) Internet fast lanes, 3) Smaller internet service providers and internet startu

Consumer groups blast DHS head for seeking travelers' social media passwords

A coalition of consumer advocacy groups is calling on the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to oppose requiring foreign nationals to provide their social media passwords to enter the US.

Google reaches $7.8M settlement with Russia in antitrust case

Google is paying a $7.8 million fine and agreeing to open up its Android mobile operating system to competitors' search engines in Russia. The settlement ends a two-year fight with Russian antitrust regulators.

Tech gears up for showdown over net neutrality

The tech world is gearing up for a showdown over the Obama-era network neutrality rules.

Consumer Technology Association: Rhode Island, Delaware have fastest internet in country

Rhode Island and Delaware have the fastest internet speeds in the country, according to a new analysis from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).

Sens Fischer, Klobuchar press the FCC on rural broadband affordability

Sens Deb Fischer (R-NE) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) praised the Federal Communication Commission’s efforts to expand broadband access to rural America but expressed concern about high internet costs that these communities are facing.

Rep Cramer open to releasing his internet browsing history

Rep Kevin Cramer (R-ND) says he’s willing to release his internet browsing history.

Senators question Trump admin's alleged attempt to unmask Twitter account

Several Sens pressed the Trump Administration for details after reports that US officials tried to get Twitter to unmask an anonymous account that published tweets critical of President Donald Trump.