AirTalk debates a new state bill that would implement stricter regulations to preserve net neutrality than the Obama administration’s rules. We also dive into whether standardized tests like the SAT and ACT can be valuable indicators of future success in college; review this week’s movie releases on FilmWeek; and more.See full episode >
California State Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) and several other senators and assembly members introduced a comprehensive Net Neutrality bill on Wednesday to prohibit internet access providers from blocking or throttling websites and online services that prioritize access to certain sites over others.
In the aftermath of the Parkland, Florida school shooting last month, the number one video trending on YouTube was a conspiracy theory accusing a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student survivor appearing in interviews, to only be an actor.
The trial starts Monday in the case pitting AT&T’s proposed acquisition of Time Warner against the U.S. Department of Justice in what many are calling the biggest antitrust showdown since Microsoft in the 1990s and the so-called “browser wars.”