White House signals coming antitrust push with Tim Wu appointment – The nod indicates that the new administration isn’t planning to go easy on tech.

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> Wu is best known in tech circles as the man who coined the term “net neutrality” in the early 2000s. Sounds good. I’d like to hear about regional broadband monopolies, zero rating, data caps, and net neutrality. Discussion of ISP-level shenanigans has been absent in recent years. We should consider whether the monopolized ISP infrastructure has contributed to creating web service monopolies.

inspiredby

but i’m sure comcast and disney will be a-ok

derpderpin

How about media companies and banks too.

stalinmalone68

Do something about ISPs for fuck sake

420blazeit69nubz

If this is anything like the $15 minimum wage or stimulus money then the Dems will find a way to fumble it. Remember kids, politicians will say literally anything to get elected then serve their own interests and single issue voters in order to keep power.

Redrump1221