Net Neutrality Explained

9 May 2014PoliticsTechnologyVideo

A very accessible and entertaining video from Victoria Hart explaining the concept of net neutrality and why it should be preserved:

If you don’t have 11 minutes to watch the video, here’s the Wikipedia definition of net neutrality:

Net neutrality is the principle that Internet service providers and governments should treat all data on the Internet equally, not discriminating or charging differentially by user, content, site, platform, application, type of attached equipment, and modes of communication.

As the Internet becomes more and more central to our every day lives, it becomes more and more essential to keep it open and independent.

(Via ATP.fm)