Google to bid for U.S. mobile airwaves

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| But some analysts have speculated that Google was more interested in ensuring
| certain requirements for network openness and that it was bidding just to
| preserve those rules.
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http://www.reuters.com/article/techn...29570020071130

Cost of Open Networks Could Wallop Consumers

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| Analysts and industry players say Simms' demographic remains a niche market,
| one likely to grow as networks open up but unlikely to unseat mass-market
| practices in the short term.
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http://www.linuxinsider.com/rsstory/60543.html


Related:

Phony choices in the net neutrality debate

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| Don’t let the FUD-meisters convince you otherwise. Not in 1,000 words or 1
| million. The question is whether you will run the Internet, or whether AT&T
| will.
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http://blogs.zdnet.com/open-source/?p=1400

That was a rebuttal to George Ou FUD.

ZDNet's George Ou Exposed as Ignorant Microsoft Shill (Zoon!)

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| Ou's reputation as a shoddy writer of fact-refuting, intellectually
| embarrassing misinformation earns both him and ZDNet the dishonor of a Zoon
| award nomination for spectacularly bad work in promoting the regression of
| human achievement.
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http://www.roughlydrafted.com/RD/RDM...6142D4FEA.html


Is Microsoft no longer a member of ItsOurNet? Trouble in paradise?

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| On the ItsOurNet.org website under "The coalition" section, Microsoft
| is no longer on the list of: "These organizations support legislation
| to achieve net neutrality:"
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http://www.precursorblog.com/node/206