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Postby sportsguy138 » Mon Dec 18, 2006 11:24 pm

Thanks to everyone that helped me with this. I'm very glad I can watch a lot more hockey now. :-D ;-D
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Postby KPucks » Tue Dec 19, 2006 11:22 pm

So I just saw an ad from the National Cable & Telecommunications Association saying net neutrality is bad for consumers. It takes a pretty blatant swipe at Google in the ad by using the same color scheme as Google does. You can watch it here What do you guys think of this? I've never seen an ad attacking net neutrality, so it really surprised me when it popped up.
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Postby Amazinz » Wed Dec 20, 2006 2:03 am

I've haven't seen a pro or anti net neutrality ad either but I guess it was just a matter of time. This debate is really picking up steam. It's not a surprise that the cable companies' trade association is attacking net neutrality (and Google which is a big proponent). The cable industry stands to make a lot of money by prioritizing packet transmissions so they have a vested interest in preventing net neutrality laws.
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Postby Coppermine » Wed Dec 20, 2006 9:29 am

The last thing I want to do is give Verizon and Comcast MORE power. Google I could care less, because Google doesn't charge me ridiculous amounts of money for their services, and never will.

I just don't see how allowing Comcast to prioritize packet transactions is good for any consumer.
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