Is Net Neutrality a Thing of the Past?


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The Washington Post has a good article discussing why a recent deal struck between Netflix and Comcast could signal a change in how we all access the internet.

For the past two decades, the Internet has operated as an unregulated, competitive free market. Given the tendency of networked industries to lapse into monopoly—think of AT&T’s 70-year hold over telephone service, for example—that’s a minor miracle. But recent developments are putting the Internet’s decentralized architecture in danger.

Read the rest of “Comcast’s deal with Netflix makes network neutrality obsolete” at [The Washington Post](http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2014/02/23/comcasts-deal-with-netflix-makes-network-neutrality-obsolete/).