As the battle for Net Neutrality rages on, consumers are left wondering what is going to happen with their service and how access to the Internet is going to be resolved. This is important. It effects each and every one of us who is currently connected to the Internet – the ‘Net that we have become familiar may simply one day cease to be. I have wanted to try and protest this by doing more than just writing to my Congressman or the FCC. Utilizing http://www.direct-satellite-tv.com/directv/massachusetts/ I decided to kick my Comcast service to the curb in favor for DirecTV.
It might not be the most powerful of protesting statements. If I could do away with the Internet completely I would but I am dependent upon access to the ‘Net for work. This is how important the Internet is for many Americans across the country: we make a decent living (some more than decent) with our access to the web. (more…)