internet

We’re losing grasp of how the internet works

This sounds crazy. You have to think a good bit to even entertain this idea. But I have a theory. I think most Americans today understand LESS about how the internet works than Americans did 10 years ago. Of course, internet use is way up. We're online all day. Like 100X more than we were 10 years […]

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The internet is wreaking havoc on our perception of reality

From an anonymous redditor, on how the internet magnifies the intensity and frequency of terrorism around the world. The internet is wreaking havoc on our perception of reality. Read about what was going on in the 70’s when you had Arab nationalist groups and radical Communist groups and groups like the IRA and UVF. Shit […]

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A note on “net neutrality”

I don’t know much about the ongoing net neutrality debate (which I gather is to end when the FCC passes new rules this month), but it appears to me that a major reason behind the FCC’s push for “net neutrality” is a general complaint that internet service providers (ISPs), which often face little competition in […]

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