Evan from Fight for the Future writes, "Hey Internet, this is it. We are going to win or lose the fight for net neutrality and online free speech in the next few weeks. Cable companies have money to send armies of lobbyists to whisper in the FCC's ear. We don't have that, but we have you!"
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The FCC's decision is imminent. We've gained a lot of ground, and winning is definitely within reach, but right now it's looking like they may be gearing up for a convoluted compromise -- something that "looks" like it protects net neutrality, but opens the door for Telecom censorship and abuse.
Will you be a hero for the open Internet? Our site makes it super easy to sign up get a reminder to call them every day. We've already heard that it's getting to them. Help us flood the FCC with calls from now until they make their decision to make sure that they listen to the public, not their buddies in the Cable industry.
Urgent: Net neutrality decision is imminent. Call the FCC every day.
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Portland activist Carlos Enrique demonstrated how Pepsi’s tone-deaf protest ad would actually play out in real life by handing Mayor Ted Wheeler a can of Pepsi during a City Council meeting.
Holmes from Fight for the Future writes, “Fight for the Future, notable for helping beat SOPA & PIPA and win net neutrality rules in the US, is now offering seed funding for new creative, online/offline activism teams (what we’re calling ‘A-‘eams”). We’ll fund US teams in any major political issue area, or international teams in […]
While some people still maintain that everything in Apple’s walled garden “just works” and is immune to the rampant malware of the Windows world, the reality is different. The Mac’s growing market share has made it a much more viable target for malicious actors, and its built-in tools aren’t always enough to fix things. Drive […]
Boasting an IPX6 waterproof rating, the Trakk Bullet Ultra Compact Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker resists dust and heavy rainfall. It’s currently available in the Boing Boing Store.The Trakk Bullet offers the same wireless convenience as other portable speakers, but few are built as tough as this one. Its utilitarian construction is designed to be a totally low-maintenance […]
The Ticwatch 2 Active Smartwatch is a simpler take on an active wearable that raised over $2m dollars on Kickstarter and is currently offered in the Boing Boing Store.Somewhere in between the single-day battery life and platform-specificity of the Apple Watch and Android Wear devices, there exists the Ticwatch. Instead of trying to shoehorn another […]