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Net Neutrality FAQ & Facts and Myths

Net Neutrality - Facts and Myths

What is Net Neutrality?

Net neutrality is the idea that Internet service providers (ISPs) must treat content, users, platforms and equipment equally and not discriminate between them. In other words, an ISP (like Comcast) would be unable to charge more (or throttle) for streaming through Vimeo over YouTube, or for accessing the internet through a Sony Playstation 4 as opposed to an X-Box One.  This is the basic principle of net neutrality, which is sometimes abbreviated as NN. Read more