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Why Facebook failed with Free Basics

Land grab! Net neutrality! Imperialism! There was a lot of justified outrage (and perhaps delight) when Mark Zuckerberg’s dream of bringing the Internet to rural Indians came crashing down recently, fueled by the 11 million people who contacted the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India in protest and 457 companies and more than 800 startups that…

http://techcrunch.com/2016/04/05/why-facebook-failed-with-free-basics/?ncid=rss

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Court Rejects Effort to Postpone Net Neutrality Rules

The new rules on Internet providers are set to go into effect Friday.

http://recode.net/2015/06/11/court-rejects-effort-to-postpone-net-neutrality-rules/

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Net Neutrality Argument Grows Louder in India, Internet.org Hit

A group of India’s leading technology and Internet firms has pulled out of Facebook’s flagship effort to get billions more people online.

http://recode.net/2015/04/16/net-neutrality-row-grows-louder-in-india-internet-org-hit/