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 […]
The Discharge Petition that cleared the Senate in May is struggling within the House (as we knew it might).
The petition wants 218 House signatures to power a vote on whether or not to overrule Ajit Pai and the FCC and convey again Net Neutrality. It’s been stalled at 172 for 2 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
Photo: Angelica Alzona (Gizmodo), AP, AT&T Amazon is among the greatest corporations on the planet, is owned by the richest human on earth, and is creating tons of jobs with each new Fulfillment Center that it opens. But as we found out this week, the corporate’s brutally environment friendly provide chain usually places warehouse staff […]