FCC to remove adult filter on wireless broadband auction?

Ars Technica reported yesterday that Kevin Martin has revised the FCC free wireless broadband plan so that providers no longer have to filter out smut. So the proposal is to auction off a portion of the Advanced Wireless Services 3 band (2155-2180MHz) for a free Internet service at a minimum 768Kpbs.

Up until now the proposal has also insisted that the provide filter out adult material.

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About Ann Treacy

Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (blandinonbroadband.org), hosts a radio show on MN music (mostlyminnesota.com), supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota (elimstrongtowershelters.org) and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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