The Dark Truth Behind Net Neutrality


Unless you’ve been totally unplugged for the past few months, we are guessing you have heard a couple things about net neutrality. The phrase can be confusing, so we will let you know exactly what it means, and what the recent FCC vote means for you and your freedom when it comes to browsing the internet. Major ISPs have promised that their services won’t change, but we can’t help but feel that isn’t the truth for some reason. The FCC assures us that without net neutrality, the FTC will be able to regulate ISPs, except for the small problem where the FTC doesn’t technically have authority over internet providers, at least not yet. It may only be a matter of time before you are paying huge amounts of money to access YouTube on your own computer. We will tell you about the dark side of net neutrality, and what this means for the future of the internet and for technology.