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We'll review the the latest info on your Internet privacy and how you can protect it. We'll provide you with strategies, options and technical guidance on how you can make your Internet world a safer, better place for you and your family. It's Your Privacy Topic for Today Is: Net Neutrality.
Recently, the US House of Representatives voted to prevent the Federal Communication Commissions's (FCC) new net neutrality rules from taking effect. Folks who favor Net Neutrality claim that Internet Service Providers (ISP's) can impose a tiered service model in order to control the Internet pipeline they own and remove competition, create artificial scarcity, and oblige subscribers to buy their otherwise uncompetitive services. Those that do not like the concept of Net Neutrality says that it is a solution in search of a problem. They maintain that broadband service providers have no plans to block content or degrade network performance. Opponents of net neutrality regulation also argue that the best solution to discrimination by broadband providers is to encourage greater competition among such providers, which is currently limited in many areas. So what exactly is "Net Neutrality" and how does it effect you as an Internet user? Understanding this important concept will be vital for your Internet security and your Internet privacy. Don't miss this show to learn why this issue very important for you!
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