Your favorite websites might look a little different soon. Here's why.
Posted in: Government & Policy at 12/07/2017 18:03
Visitors to Facebook, Google, Netflix and dozens of other websites will likely be greeted Wednesday by a special message about the future of the Internet, as part of a broad campaign by the companies to stop what they say is a threat to the Web as most consumers know it.
In dispute are a set of federal regulations saying that Internet providers should not slow down, block or charge websites extra fees while treating other sites differently. The Federal Communications Commission is currently weighing how to repeal those so-called net neutrality rules, in a move that's expected to benefit Internet providers such as Verizon and AT&T.