Earlier this year Michael Powell (the head of the National Cable Television Association) complained that the FCC has launched a regulatory assault again cable companies – and in some ways he is probably right. 730 more words
To the General Membership of the Industrial Workers of the World:
Knowledge is the real power. Knowledge of the truth, that is.
What’s the best way of distracting people from their freedoms being taken… 897 more words
This week’s readings encompassed a swath of topics ranging from online search and the SEO industry to the importance of free speech, net neutrality and the filter bubble. 1,041 more words
By Belén Sánchez
In his book Net Smart, Howard Rheingold points out that the world is shifting from a group centric societies to network – centric societies, where social networks like Facebook and Twitter are providing us with opportunities to easily increase our social capital and enhance our personal learning by exploring, searching, following, tuning, feeding, engaging, inquiring and responding with other people. 869 more words
Net neutrality is the principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favouring or blocking particular products or websites. 612 more words