Net Neutrality Resource

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Net Neutrality Resource

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Net Neutrality for Dummies: Will the FCC control the Internet? (4min) (Reason, February 22, 2010)
Will Net Neutrality Save the Internet? (4min) (Reason, December 20, 2010)
3 Reasons The FCC Shouldn't "Touch" The Internets (2min) (Reason, December 21, 2010)
The Fallacy of Net Neutrality: Thomas Hazlett on the FCC & Consumer Protection (6min) (Reason, November 8, 2012)
Cisco CEO on Net Neutrality, Title II, and the FCC (2min) (CNBC, November 13, 2014)
Mark Cuban: 'Net Neutrality Is Dumbest Stuff Ever' (3min) (CNBC, February 20, 2015)
Net Neutrality, Title II Proponents "Assume Nothing Has Changed" Since 1995: Daniel Berninger (11min) (Reason, February 23, 2015)
Cuban: FCC Net Regs Will Spill Over, 'TV As You Know It Is Over' (8min) (Breitbart, February 26, 2015)
Net Neutrality - Foolish, ignorant or disingenuous?

FCC 3-2 Ruling - Responses from Companies:

AT&T: Thoughts on Today's Vote (February 26, 2015)
Verizon: FCC's 'Throwback Thursday' Move Imposes 1930s Rules on the Internet (February 26, 2015)

NetFlix Throttling Myth:

Netflix’s Streaming Quality Is Based On Business Decisions by Netflix & ISPs, Not Net Neutrality (Streaming Media Blog, February 11, 2014)
Inside The Netflix/Comcast Deal and What The Media Is Getting Very Wrong (Streaming Media Blog, February 23, 2014)
Here’s How The Comcast & Netflix Deal Is Structured, With Data & Numbers (Streaming Media Blog, February 27, 2014)


Net Neutrality: American Enterprise Institute
Net Neutrality: Breitbart
Net Neutrality: Reason

Father of internet warns against Net Neutrality (The Register, UK, January 18, 2007)
Net Neutrality: A Brief Primer (Reason, October 24, 2009)
Opening the Internet — with an Axe (Fernando Herrera-Gonzalez, Ph.D. Economics and Telecommunications, February 25, 2010)
Net Neutrality: Unwarranted Intervention (Fernando Herrera-Gonzalez, Ph.D. Economics and Telecommunications, May 28, 2010)

Don't let 'net neutrality' become a roadblock to progress (Andrew Kantor, USA Today)
Get What You Pay For (Richard C. Notebaert, Qwest Communications, The Wall Street Journal)
Give Me Bandwidth... (Andy Kessler, The Weekly Standard)
Hold Off On Net Neutrality (David Farber and Michael Katz, The Washington Post)
Network Neutrality: Avoiding a Net Loss (Robert Pepper, Cisco Systems, TechNewsWorld)
Net Neutrality: Not the American Way (Richard Martin, Information Week)
Net Neutrality - Tragedy of the Commons (Andrew Schmitt, Seeking Alpha)
Why Im Against Net Neutrality (Larry Dignan, eWEEK)
The Net Neutrality Scam (Mises Institute, February 26, 2015)
3 Charts That Show The FCC is Full of Malarkey on Net Neutrality and Title II (Reason, February 26, 2015)

A rational debate on Net Neutrality(George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)
Net neutrality and politics don’t mix (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)
- Net neutrality extremism versus common sense economics (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)
- Net neutrality extremists should stop playing engineers (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)

Fixing the unfairness of TCP congestion control (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet, March 24, 2008)
EFF wants to saddle you with metered Internet service (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)
Why metered Internet is a really bad idea (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)

Cringely doesn’t need no stinking facts to push Net Neutrality (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)
Is ESPN committing reverse Net neutrality? (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet, June 21, 2006)
Net neutrality proponents flagrantly lie about Craigslist blockage (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)
- Craigslist scare story gets even stranger (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)
- Craigslist silently fixes their end in the Cox fiasco (George Ou, CISSP, ZDNet)

How Technology and Markets Made Net Neutrality Moot (George Ou, CISSP)
Dubious claims about BitTorrent network friendliness (George Ou, CISSP)


2011 - The Fallacy of Net Neutrality (Thomas W Hazlett, Ph.D. Professor of Law & Economics)
2013 - The Illusion of Net Neutrality: Political Alarmism, Regulatory Creep and the Real Threat to Internet Freedom (Robert Zelnick, Professor of National and International Affairs; Eva Zelnick J.D., Professor of Law)


Antecedents to Net Neutrality (PDF) (Bruce M. Owen, Ph.D. Economics)
Net Neutrality: A Radical Form of Non-Discrimination (PDF) (Hal J. Singer, M.A. Economics)
"Net Neutrality" Digital Discrimination or Regulatory Gamesmanship in Cyberspace? (PDF) (Adam D. Thierer, M.A. International Business Management and Trade theory)
Neutralism: The Strange Philosophy Behind the Movement for Net Neutrality (PDF) (The Heartland Institute)
The Durable Internet: Preserving Network Neutrality without Regulation (PDF) (Timothy B. Lee, Ph.D. Computer Science)
The Internet Is Not Neutral (and No Law Can Make It So) (PDF) (Reason)


The Truth about Net Neutrality (Video) (8min)
Why Obama is Wrong About Net Neutrality (Video) (5min)


P2P Bandwidth hogs are mad that Comcast reset some of their Bittorrent connections to allow other paying customers a usable internet experience. They are now claiming all sorts of nonsensical free-speech infringements and are actively pushing for legislation to legally allow them to saturate private networks with P2P (file-sharing) traffic and make it unusable to other paying customers.