Digital Liberty RSS http://www.digitalliberty.net en-us admin_email This is the RSS Feed for Digital Liberty. Opposition to the AT&T and DirecTV merger continues in spite of facts and lower costs http://www.digitalliberty.net/opposition-att-directv-merger-continues-spite-a271 After multiple Senate and House hearings the AT&T and DirecTV merger is one step closer to completion. However, opponents continue to falsely attack the two companies despite the facts showing ... 2014-07-24 10:50:50 http://www.digitalliberty.net/opposition-att-directv-merger-continues-spite-a271 Digital Liberty Executive Director, Katie McAuliffe Takes Action and Submits Net Neutrality Comments http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-executive-director-katie-mcauliffe-a270 By the breaking of midnight on Friday, over 1,062,000 comments were submitted to the FCC from major tech companies and passionate open Internet believers regarding Net Neutrality. Digitial Liberty&... 2014-07-21 11:44:41 http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-executive-director-katie-mcauliffe-a270 House of Representatives Votes to Abolish House Votes for a Internet Tax Free http://www.digitalliberty.net/house-representatives-votes-abolish-internet-tax-a269 The House of Representatives passed legislation to forever abolish taxation of Internet access and abusive electronic commerce tax rates today.  The Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act&nbs... 2014-07-15 16:52:41 http://www.digitalliberty.net/house-representatives-votes-abolish-internet-tax-a269 Digital Liberty Executive Director Katie McAuliffe Encourages Passing Permanent Internet Tax Freedom http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-executive-director-katie-mcauliffe-a268 On Monday, July 14th, Executive Director of Digital Liberty Katie McAuliffe, sent a letter to members of the House of Represenatives encouraging them to take action with Permanent Internet Tax Free... 2014-07-15 11:01:14 http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-executive-director-katie-mcauliffe-a268 Digital Liberty Executive Katie McAuliffe writes powerful Op-Ed in support of digital privacy http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-executive-katie-mcauliffe-writes-a266 Digital technology is no longer just a simple pleasure to Americans, but rather a way and function of life. The days of technology have fostered incredible innovation, but also an incredible lack o... 2014-07-07 16:02:11 http://www.digitalliberty.net/digital-liberty-executive-katie-mcauliffe-writes-a266 US Supreme Court: Aereo May Cease to Exist While Broadcasters Everywhere Rejoice http://www.digitalliberty.net/supreme-court-aereo-may-cease-exist-a265 In a landmark decision, the US Supreme Court made a favorable 6-3 decision that Aereo, in the case ABC v. Aereo, was in fact in violation of copy-right laws. This was a success for major broadcaste... 2014-06-27 14:28:21 http://www.digitalliberty.net/supreme-court-aereo-may-cease-exist-a265 On the Verge of Innovation: AT&T and DirecTV Merger http://www.digitalliberty.net/verge-innovation-att-directv-merger-a264 Siding with a recent consolidation trend in the telecom industry lies a possible merger between AT&T and DirecTV. Both the House of Represenatives and the Senate held hearings with the Judiciar... 2014-06-27 13:10:02 http://www.digitalliberty.net/verge-innovation-att-directv-merger-a264