I must admit I’ve not really ever delved too deep into the whole ‘free internet’ debate.
For me it has always been a case of "I’m sure it’s a worthy cause, but it’s something for others to take care of." – which, I’ll be honest, is a pretty easy position to occupy and has got a lot of people into a lot of trouble in the past.
But then today I saw this image:
Now, this really drove the ‘net neutrality’ debate home. How would you like to live in a world like that!
So while I still haven’t read the full cases for or against as of today I am officially taking an interest. If anyone cares to join my quest for information why not try:
- Cluetrain author, David Weinbeger – Why Net Neutrality Matters
- Wikipedia – Network Neutrality
- Jeff Jarvis – Dangerous DoltsThreaten Our Internet