Net Neutrality Has Serious Higher Education Implications

wochit politics
July 02, 2014 AT 7:03 AM
As the net neutrality debate resides in its gestation period-open to public comment, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is configuring a new set of rules for the fate of our free-flowing information medium if you will. In brief, net neutrality is the idea that all data on the Internet should be treated equally no matter who is providing it. This means that Internet Service Providers (ISP’s) are not allowed to block or discriminate against the content that flows through their networks.