Discussion Forum:Using the Internet

Discussion Forum: Using the Internet: Making the Most of the Web’s Resources

Net neutrality (also known as open Internet) is a concept to provide an equal and a level playing field to create and provide new content and services. The intent of net neutrality is to enable innovation on the Internet without seeking the permission from gatekeepers of broadband providers such as Comcast and Verizon. Recently, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved net neutrality new rules designed to make sure Internet service providers treat all legal content equally. What is your position on net neutrality? What is the implication of government involvement and regulation of the Internet that no one owns? How do you understand the concept of broadband and what is the future implication of the Internet usage? Comment on two of your classmates’ post.