Authorities Arrest Man for Allegedly Threatening to Murder Ajit Pai's Children

Authorities Arrest Man for Allegedly Threatening to Murder Ajit Pai's Children

Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais (AP) Authorities arrested a California man on Friday who had allegedly despatched a number of demise threats to Ajit Pai, the Donald Trump-appointed chair of the Federal Communications Commission behind the death of net neutrality rules. According to a Department of Justice press release, the person in query is 33-year-old Norwalk […]

Man Charged With Threatening to Kill Ajit Pai’s Family

Man Charged With Threatening to Kill Ajit Pai’s Family

A California man was charged Friday with threatening to kill the household of Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, over the repeal of internet neutrality guidelines, the Justice Department said. The man, Markara Man of Norwalk, is accused of sending three emails to Mr. Pai that included the dying threats in addition […]

Best of Gizmodo: The EU's Bad New Copyright Law, Microsoft's ICE Contract, and Comic-Con 2018

Best of Gizmodo: The EU's Bad New Copyright Law, Microsoft's ICE Contract, and Comic-Con 2018

Graphic: Gizmodo/Wikipedia, Photo: Getty Images The dangerous information: The European Union is transferring ahead with its probably disastrous new Copyright Directive, a regulation that might have probably sweeping repercussions for the way open the web stays—and sure, which means the continentals is perhaps coming in your memes. The excellent news: There’s still time to kill […]

California Lawmaker Under Fire for Weakening State Net Neutrality Bill

California Lawmaker Under Fire for Weakening State Net Neutrality Bill

Activists mission messages about Assemblyman Miguel Santiago on the AT&T constructing in Oakland, June 20, 2018Photo: Alan Marling (Used with permission You reap what you sow. That’s the message activists are bringing after Miguel Santiago, a Democrat of Los Angeles, eviscerated a web neutrality invoice earlier than his committee within the California Assembly earlier this […]

AT&T's WatchTV is the First Streaming Service for the Post-Net Neutrality World

AT&T's WatchTV is the First Streaming Service for the Post-Net Neutrality World

An AT&T brand is displayed on an AT&T truck July 25, 2006 in Park Ridge, Illinois.Photo: Getty Fresh off an apparently profitable effort to gut a net neutrality bill in California, AT&T is taking a victory lap with the announcement of WatchTV, a thin streaming TV bundle that lastly exhibits us what the web will […]

California Lawmakers Accused of 'Corruption' After Gutting Net Neutrality Bill

California Lawmakers Accused of 'Corruption' After Gutting Net Neutrality Bill

Photo: AP The effort to go a robust web neutrality legislation in California was killed off Wednesday morning by a handful of state legislators in a course of described by many as corrupt and undemocratic. Members of California’s Communications and Conveyance Committee, led by Democratic Chairman Miguel Santiago, eviscerated the textual content of SB 822, […]

California State lawmaker Miguel Santiago says he's a Democrat, but he's single-handedly killing state Net Neutrality

California State lawmaker Miguel Santiago says he's a Democrat, however he's single-handedly killing state Net Neutrality

California Assembly member Miguel Santiago [D-83/@SantiagoAD53] is the chairman of the Communications and Conveyance Committee, the place he’s single-handedly sabotaging the state’s excellent proposed Net Neutrality invoice. The lawmaker, who obtained $60Ok in telcoms cash within the final election and who counts AT&T as his fifth-largest marketing campaign contributor, has launched amendments […]

A Democrat Funded by AT&T Could Sabotage California's Net Neutrality Law

A Democrat Funded by AT&T Could Sabotage California's Net Neutrality Law

Assembly member Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) at podium with State Sen. Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles), proper, in Los Angeles Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017.Photo: AP Efforts in California to move a complete internet neutrality legislation hit a snag on Tuesday after a key committee, which is chaired by a Democrat whose coffers are flush with […]