RIP Internet (1969 – 2014)
January 20, 2014 in Technology
January 20, 2014. Last week, a US court struck down ‘net neutrality,’ taking the internet out of the public domain and generously placing it under the control of a handful of global telecomm giants. What Americans can now look forward to are higher prices, blocked websites, censored emails and an internet pattered after the cable TV industry, where monopolistic corporations decide what websites make up the internet and how much you will pay to access it.