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Telephone tax hike part of FCC chairman's plan for Internet fund

Wheeler's proposal would raise a tax on telephone lines by up to $0.16 a month

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Facebook's new Iowa data center goes modular to grow forever

The company dropped its cluster design for a network fabric with smaller server pods

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Africa's largest mobile operators create emergency fund to fight Ebola

Program will go into effect next month and is expected to raise $50 million

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Cisco joins chorus against Obama's net neutrality plan

Strict rules backed by Obama would hurt network equipment sales, Cisco's Chambers says

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HP and Nokia join forces to build cloud-based networks for operators

The platform will become available in the middle of next year

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Quest for scale brings IoT players Kore and Raco together

Kore Wireless will acquire RacoWireless, and more consolidation is on the way

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AT&T won't do in-flight Wi-Fi after all

The telecommunications giant has apparently changed its mind, favoring acquisitions over a new business in airlines. In-flight Wi-Fi competitor Gogo isn't complaining.

Obama backs tough net neutrality rules, says 'no' to Internet slow lanes

Internet service providers shouldn’t speed up websites that pay a toll, according to President Barack Obama. But will the FCC heed his advice to turn ISPs into utilities?

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Net neutrality advocates: Hybrid approach won't work

A proposal to reclassify only part of broadband service as a regulated utility wouldn't protect consumers, groups say

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Sierra Leone pushes ITU members to back tech against Ebola

Development efforts focus on mobile technology

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Verizon appears to soften its stance against net neutrality rules

The broadband provider, which sued the FCC over the agency's 2010 rules, says it might not challenge a basic set of regulations

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OpenStack users: We need more experienced staff

Some companies are telling universities not to send them interns without OpenStack experience

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FCC eyes new rules to protect consumers as voice networks transition to IP

An agency proposal would require incumbent carriers to share last-mile networks with competitors