Wednesday October 28, 2015

EU Adopts ‘Net Neutrality’ Rules, Keeps Loopholes Open

Widespread throttling and paid prioritization? What's not to love about that?

The European Parliament adopted Europe's first net neutrality rules today, as part of the new telecoms package. However, many net neutrality proponents see the new regulation as a loss rather than a win, as it leaves the door open for widespread throttling and paid prioritization.