28 Oct Don’t Shoot the Gatekeeper: Transcending the Net Neutrality Debate for a Better Internet
Net Neutrality: ensuring or damning the future of the Internet? The search for common ground in the Net Neutrality debate.
The internet is an incredibly valuable service that must be nurtured and protected. It encourages innovation, provides services, responds quickly to consumer demand and delivers both public and private investment in broadband and telecommunications infrastructure; it is critical to, and indeed the catalyst for, the burgeoning global digital economy that is already transforming our lives.
What is Net Neutrality, and how might the legal framework ensure that cellular, cable, and phone connections treat all websites, services and data equally? Is the democratisation of the Internet a good thing?
The article below considers both sides of the Net Neutrality debate and whether it will ensure the internet’s future or spark its damnation.