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  • Writer's pictureBurton Kelso, Tech Expert

6 Ways Your Life Will Change if Net Neutrality Goes Away

Net Neutrality has been in the news lately. I did a segment with with our local CBS affiliate recently and the FCC is set to vote on the rules concerning Net Neutrality on December 14th, but what is it? Well, Net Neutrality is the idea that all Internet users deserve equal and complete access to online information. Like television and radio, internet providers should be "neutral" to the content their customers access. Nothing good can happen if Net Neutrality goes away.

The debate for Net Neutrality has been going on for more than 20 years. The Internet has changed drastically in that time. Rather than the Internet being a collection of smaller companies and and websites. Mega Media companies like AT&T and Verizon have taken control of the Internet. Also, the FCC and their new chairman: Ajit Pa, have made it clear that they are not fans of the FCC Net Neutrality Rules put in place in 2015. So what can you expect?