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How Russia's online censorship could jeopardize internet freedom worldwide

University of Michigan

Russia's ever-tightening grip on its citizens' internet access has troubling implications for online freedom in the United States and other countries that share its decentralized network structure, according to a University of Michigan study.

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6-Nov-2019 2:40 PM EST
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Newswise: Closing the Rural Health Gap: Media Update from RWJF and Partners on Rural Health Disparities
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    8-Nov-2017 8:55 AM EST
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Newswise: CSU Dominguez Hills Presents LAEDC’s ‘Future Forums: Cyber Security’

CSU Dominguez Hills Presents LAEDC’s ‘Future Forums: Cyber Security’

California State University, Dominguez Hills

Leaders in digital technology, education, business, and city governance gathered in El Segundo Dec. 14 for Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation’s (LAEDC) Future Forums: Cyber Security to address society’s increasing vulnerability to cyber threats.

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5-Jan-2017 5:05 PM EST
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Limiting Internet Congestion A Key Factor in Net Neutrality Debate

University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business

In their paper, “The Economics of Network Neutrality,” Ben Hermalin, Haas Economics Analysis and Policy Group,and Nicholas Economides, Berkeley-Haas visiting professor from NYU'S Stern School of Business, find that if Internet Service Providers known as ISPs initiate price discrimination in their pricing, a “recongestion effect” will occur. In other words, online delivery channels that are less congested at the onset of new pricing tiers will eventually become recongested when consumer behavior adjusts.

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10-Dec-2014 6:00 AM EST
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