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US lobbyists continue talks on net neutrality - report

Thursday 19 August 2010 | 10:28 CET | News
Lobbyists for telecom, cable and internet companies including Yahoo and Microsoft met on 18 August to again try to agree on how to manage internet traffic, three sources familiar with the meeting told Reuters. The sources said the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Google were not involved in the latest industry effort to agree on net neutrality regulations. "While we're not involved in these new discussions, we're glad that there is ongoing dialogue," FCC spokeswoman Jen Howard said in a statement. The Open Internet Coalition, representing tech companies and public interest groups,

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Countries: United States
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