Downes in Forbes “The FCC’s War On The Internet Targets Facebook”

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On June 1, 2015, Forbes released Larry Downes’ latest tech piece, “The FCC’s War On The Internet Targets Facebook.” Taking a wide-angle view, Downes examines the recent FCC actions governing the internet, many of the critiques of the FCC action, including the latest revelation that it will impede companies such as Facebook from being a part of “charitable programs that offer free or subsidized Internet access aimed at closing the global digital divide, in what is known as sponsored or ‘zero rated’ data plans.”