Dude Soup: WATCH THIS WHILE YOU CAN (Net Neutrality) - Dude Soup Podcast #150
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Alright. Focus. Eyes up here everybody. This week's topic isn't sexy but it is important for anyone who uses the internet for any damn thing. We're gonna break down this renewed Net Neutrality debate and tackle: 3:25 - What Net Neutrality is and how it currently functions. 6:20 - How it affects video streaming services. 11:25 - American capitalism and its relationship with regulation. 22:20 - Current ISP marketplace. 45:00 - "But Funhaus, what can I do?" 56:45 - Hard Nettin'.
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SOURCES: [Fortune] Net Neutrality Explained: What It Means (and Why It Matters): http://fortune.com/2017/11/23/net-neutrality-explained-what-it-means-and-why-it-matters/ [Ars Technica] All signs point to December vote to kill net neutrality rules, reports say: https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/11/fccs-net-neutrality-killing-vote-on-track-for-december-14/ [Wikipedia] Net neutrality: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Net_neutrality [Wired] What Everyone Gets Wrong in the Debate Over Net Neutrality: https://www.wired.com/2014/06/net_neutrality_missing/ [Ars Technica] FCC explains why public support for net neutrality won’t stop repeal: https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/11/why-the-fcc-ignored-public-opinion-in-its-push-to-kill-net-neutrality/ [Ars Technica] 98.5% of unique net neutrality comments oppose Ajit Pai’s anti-Title II plan: https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/08/isp-funded-study-finds-huge-support-for-keeping-current-net-neutrality-rules/ [LA Times] I'm on the FCC. Please stop us from killing net neutrality: http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-rosenworcel-fcc-net-neutrality-repeal-20171122-story.html
HARD NETTIN: Omegaverse Genetics: http://archiveofourown.org/works/720202/chapters/1335078?view_adult=true
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