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Kroes words suggest support for 'internet toll' - GroenLinks

Tuesday 11 September 2012 | 10:20 CET | News
Dutch Green Party GroenLinks said Eurocommissioner Neelie Kroees was taking a dangerous position on net neutrality. The party made the statement after Kroes answered a number of questions during EuroParliament, and talked about a "best effort" internet and "managed services". GroenLinks said the the statement suggests Kroes has put her support behind a proposal by the TNO (European Telecommunications Network Operators), the industry group for telecom incumbents. According to the 'internet toll' proposal, both data suppliers and users would pay for transporting data. Providers would be able to

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