All about Equal Rating
A brief history of Equal Rating
Mozilla Executive Chairwoman Mitchell Baker sends open letter to Indian Prime Minister Modi calling for the protection of net neutrality and arguing that “Zero rating is not the right solution to connect the world’s unconnected billions”
Zero rating debate engulfs India, concluding with a ruling in favor of net neutrality.
Key Terms & Themes
Currently in jeopardy: the principle that ISPs should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favoring or blocking particular products or websites.
Non-traditional mobile banking technology for the 2.5 billion unbanked people around the world.
Physical and behavioral characteristics captured throughmobile technology for authentication and secure access.
Term coined by Jonathan Donner describing an awareness and reluctance to click/explore the internet based on the data cost incurred.
Global App Economy
Fundamentally unbalanced in terms of who authors what is consumed. The global app economy is estimated to top USD101 billion by 2020.