We’ve been reading through some of the demands made by various corporate organizations. Today, we thought we’d look at another submission: the MPAA.
We are examining what copyright lobbying groups are demanding in the NAFTA renegotiation’s. Today, we are looking at the RIAA’s demands.
After a period of consultation, it seems that US lobby groups have come out swinging in the NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) talks. Today examine one: the Copyright Alliance.
The network neutrality debate has been a hot topic over the last few weeks in the US. Now, effort is underway to turn words into action.
While it still needs approval in the US, the White House has initiated the 90 day notice to renegotiate NAFTA.
After several efforts to stop the gutting of network neutrality were initiated, the FCC website crashed. Today, the FCC is saying that it was hit by a DDOS attack.
It seems that American citizens aren’t giving up network neutrality quite so easily. The FCC reportedly received so many comments that the official website crashed.
Canada and the United States are quickly becoming a tale of two countries. Canada has moved to strengthen network neutrality while the US is set to eradicate it.
Major record labels operating in the US have sued another ISP in an effort to turn them into copyright cops. It’s the latest in an effort to cut off more subscribers from the Internet.
For some American’s, Internet censorship may seem like a problem found in distant countries. More recently, however, lawmakers are considering legislation that would bring censorship onto US shores.