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  • A neutral net is a neutered net?

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    So-called “network neutrality” legislation hampers innovation and harms business and the public, Verizon’s chief spokesperson said this week. Tom Tauke, Verizon’s executive VP of public affairs, said in a speech that efforts to legislate against discrimination would hamper the take up of multi-tier network applications such as VPNs.

    “The hospital that wants to provide home health monitoring for a heart patient is not going to rely on the internet,” he said.

    Net neutrality advocates fear that the Bell telephone company … Read More

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