The FEC has approved new rules to give them internet oversight – will that benefit consumers?
Will our costs increase?
Will internet service slow down?
Is the next step regulating content?
All remains to be seen, but I am not optimistic that the average person’s web experience will improve in the short term.
The internet has been the wild west, and America liked it that way. Now there is a serious risk that our smart phone services will be negatively impacted since the regulatory oversight mimics that created for your land-line phone – do people still have those?
Law suits are coming so stay tuned!
Read this article in the Washington Post.