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Day of Action: US tech majors are protesting to save net neutrality

Facebook, Google, Twitter, Amazon are among the tech giants protesting proposed changes to US rules

Net Neutrality Protest


Facebook Inc, Twitter Inc, Alphabet Inc and dozens of other major technology companies protested online on Wednesday against proposed changes to U.S. net neutrality rules that prohibit broadband providers from giving or selling access to certain internet services over others. In support of the "Internet-Wide Day of Action to Save Net Neutrality," more than 80,000 websites - from big social media platforms like Facebook to streaming services like Netflix and matchmaking website OkCupid - are displaying banners, alerts, ads and short videos to urge the public to oppose the ...

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First Published: Thu, July 13 2017. 08:53 IST