A popular video on Net Neutrality, bringing in the history of publishing and culture – “
good to remember accessibility isn’t a given on the internet (even with OA publishing) – ala national censorship and corporate control.
For more recent developments checkout the savetheinternet.com website and blog. Interestingly a lot of news is spreading around twitter, as the following quote shows:
“Twitter traffic of Commissioner Michael Copps’ speech in Minneapolis on Saturday rocketed to the top of the popular network — garnering more mentions than “Obama,” “Clinton,” “Big Brown” and all other newsworthy terms posted that day by the millions of users of the viral Internet service.”
FCC Commissioner Copps recently announced plans to support and bring in net neutrality legislation. The whole post can be found here.
(and yes, I realize I’ve been living in the dark without twitter… oh how I have been suffering… but don’t feel pity, as I’m signing up now and will blog about my conversion).