Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday February 06, 2016

Verizon Betrays Net Neutrality By Excluding Video App From Data Caps

Verizon’s go90 video platform will no longer count against customers’ data caps, but this decision is regarded by many to be a violation of the FCC’s net neutrality rules.

Verizon and other carriers have argued that zero-rating programs, like the one snuck in today, are beneficial to consumers and do not violate the FCC's net neutrality rules آ— but their arguments are based on a market of artificial scarcity they have created, and now intend to exploit.