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Mark Zuckerberg seeks to ease net neutrality concerns over Internet.org
Mark Zuckerberg seeks to ease net neutrality concerns over Internet.org

Mark Zuckerberg is defending Internet.org, the project to bring free Internet access to impoverished parts of the world. The Facebook-led initiative had been criticized for being anti-net neutrality. Internet.org grants access to only a limited number of Internet destinations, including Facebook. In India, that has led a number of start-ups to pull their support. In a blog post Friday, Zuckerberg said he strongly disagreed with characterizations that Internet.org violated the spirit of net neutrality. Universal connectivity and net neutrality, he said, "can and must coexist." "To give more people access to the internet, it is useful to offer some service for...

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