Save The Internet (Net Neutrality A Cosmic Battle for Democracy)

Some big companies (Internet providers) are trying to control bandwidth connection speed and provide different services with different price. Anyone who use the internet should knows and please check and support the act!!!

Posted by bunlee @ 12/19/2006 20:02  |    8


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silent sniper (Level 1 Depressed) @ 12/24/2006 22:53

jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 12/23/2006
The problem is that what they seek to do is have like a two-lane highway. One for big companies that feed the info faster for their customers. The other, much slower, for evrything else. Yes, with companies being global it would affect everyone.

Macks (Level 5 Detective) @ 12/22/2006 16:45
It would certainly set precedent. I am by no means suggesting that the world will blindly follow the U.S. congresses decisions, however if such a bill were to be passed, the world will have taken a grim step in what I believe to be the wrong direction.

HMC (Level 7 General Manager) @ 12/22/2006 07:45
Well, not really? Assuming that ISPs in other countries don't suddenly decide to screw over THEIR customers, I don't think it will be a huge difference for them.

Snake (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 12/22/2006 07:09

What I've noticed here, and find is an important point, is the fact that this is decided by a congress in the US. Yet, this is something that is going to have an effect on the entire world. Regardless of who invented the net or who is the larges userbase, non-american internet users are going to be affected as the net is a world wide chanel.

Ugh... What people will do for money.

B_j0k3r0 (Level 3 Sergeant) @ 12/21/2006 19:57
internet is all futures future :P

silent sniper (Level 1 Depressed) @ 12/21/2006 17:40
and can a canadian help with this issue? we dont have congress!

jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 12/21/2006 17:37
They just keep trying and will succeed if nothing is done about it. They not only want to control the cost but the speed at which different different people connect.

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