CharlieMC (charliemc) wrote,

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Comcast Under Investigation

I just had to share the following with everyone...

Late last year, the Associated Press caught Comcast secretly blocking users ability to use peer-to-peer software to share information with one another. Comcast was using Web filtering technologies similar to those used in China to censor the Internet. AP called the violation "the most drastic example yet of data discrimination."

Blocking our access to the Internet should never be tolerated. The longer the FCC waits to punish Comcast, the more companies will continue to invest in technologies to censor and manipulate what we can do online.

Read More Here
(at Free Press).

(Note that I have a link to Free Press on my Profile Page here at LJ.)

Tags: 2008,, january-2008

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