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China’s Great Firewall is demolishing foreign websites—and nobody knows why

Quartz explains… Software designer Craig Hockenberry noticed something very strange was happening to his small corporate website The Iconfactory one morning last month: traffic had suddenly spiked to extremely high levels—equivalent to more than double the amount of… Read More

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We Won on Net Neutrality! FCC Designates Internet as a Public Utility

Alternet explains that years of activism and mobilization overcome telecom monopolies… The Federal Communications Commission made history today by legally reclassifying the Internet as a public utility. Its action prohibits a shrinking number of companies… Read More

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Dumb Things Donald Trump, Fake Presidential Candidate, Has Said Just This Week

Alternet explains this is just a tiny sampler of all the ludicrous things The Donald has said in the past few days. Congratulations, America!: Donald Trump says he might run for President again. Or rather,… Read More