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Netherlands Becomes Second Country to Make Net Neutrality a Law
Date: Friday, June 24, 2011 @ 01:09:52 UTC

The Dutch Parliament has passed a law that prohibits Internet service providers from slowing down any kind of Internet traffic unless it's to ease congestion, preserve security, or block spam. The practice of treating all Internet traffic equally - whether it's text, e-mail, audio, or video - is commonly referred to as net neutrality. This move makes the Netherlands the second country in the world to put net neutrality into law, after Chile. Complete Article







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