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WHAT FACEBOOK & RELIANCE’S INTERNET.ORG MEANS TO NET NEUTRALITY, ME AND YOU – IS INTERNET REALLY ON ITS WAY TO BE FREE?

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Internet! Meet your new gatekeeper – Internet.org is here to dive you into a world of Facebook and other sites which are necessarily approved by Facebook itself in the veil of free internet, wait there’s more to the story, you’ll be warned that they’ll incur extra charges  in case you try to explore outside of the bubble served by Internet.org. So no clicks on links, no twitter, and no googling, all you do is Bing!
For starters who don’t know what the writer is talking about in above lines, Internet.org in their own terms is a Facebook-led initiative bringing together technology leaders, nonprofits and local communities to connect the two thirds of the world that doesn't have internet access. They say their motive is to make Internet affordable to the masses, essentially the first time users who have not yet experienced what it means to browse the web. According to Facebook, the app is free and Facebook and Internet.org don’t pay at all. Instead, the free access acts as an on-ramp …

Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party scripts history crushing Narendra Modi wave – Is it Aam Aadmi’s victory or Modi’s defeat?

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On Shamitabh, the Bachchan's baritone, Dhanush and gorgeous Akshara Haasan...

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