Esri Maps Highlight Net Neutrality Implications — With discussions about net neutrality intensifying, Esri has created a suite of interactive maps to illustrate the current state of the Internet access and behavior across the US. From analyzing predominant Internet connection types to highlighting the communities that have already been left behind in the digital divide, these maps provide critical context for understanding how and where potential changes to net neutrality will impact Americans. [Read more…] about Mapping Net Neutrality Implications – The State of Internet Access & What Do Americans Do Online?
Once again there seems to be plans to dismantle Net neutrality, essentially handing over control of the web to the likes of Comcast, AT&T, Verizon and other big names in communications. Nothing to worry about really, unless you happen to own a tech startup, plan on deploying an Internet-based startup, work for one or depend on high speed Internet for your livelihood! So, what does it all mean? [Read more…] about What the End of Net Neutrality Will Really Mean for you and Why it sucks!