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Is Net Neutrality Really Needed?

DescData Re:Why do they need to do traffic shaping? (705 comments)

May be the whole idea of unlimited access was never realistic. As the uses of the internet when from text, to static images, ..., to streaming high def video, the providers need to thicken the pipe at ever point in the net. The question is who will pay for the upgrade. The existing users or the new users. Why should I pay to for upgrades for someone unlimited need bandwidth?

more than 2 years ago

Spam Is 30 Years Old

DescData Don't give it undeserved respect. (148 comments)

>>Nevertheless, the email was a portent of things to come. Today, spam makes up 80 to 90% of all emails sent - around 120 billion messages per day - and is a multi-billion dollar industry.>>

Steel and textiles, those are industry. The waste e-mail activity is not an industry.

What we should be doing is shuting it down.

more than 6 years ago


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