>
February 4th, 2013
thesmithian

'The fed…wants to create super WiFi networks across the nation, so…broad in reach that consumers could use them to make calls or surf the Internet without paying a cellphone bill every month…'

The proposal from the Federal Communications Commission has rattled the $178 billion wireless industry, which has launched a fierce lobbying effort to persuade policymakers to reconsider the idea, analysts say. That has been countered by an equally intense campaign from Google, Microsoft and other tech giants who say a free-for-all WiFi service would spark an explosion of innovations and devices that would benefit most Americans, especially the poor…

more.

  1. anatomyoam reblogged this from i-blame-reagan
  2. thatbaconlovingbastard reblogged this from tablemold
  3. tablemold reblogged this from wearesynchronizednowandforever
  4. arcticfox48 reblogged this from wearesynchronizednowandforever
  5. wearesynchronizednowandforever reblogged this from invisiblelad
  6. soraspromise reblogged this from caterfree10
  7. beelzemonblastmode reblogged this from caterfree10
  8. caterfree10 reblogged this from jhenne-bean and added:
    Damn, talk about revolutionizing technology availability.
  9. malariamonsters reblogged this from newmodelminority
  10. spookyinfestedwaters reblogged this from jhenne-bean
  11. bitterseafigtree reblogged this from jhenne-bean
  12. dangercupcakemurdericing reblogged this from jhenne-bean
  13. killerkhaleesi reblogged this from jhenne-bean
  14. jhenne-bean reblogged this from newmodelminority and added:
    As great as this sounds (and it is an excellent idea) I would be A M A Z E D if it came to fruition.
  15. lovetofeel reblogged this from newmodelminority
  16. newmodelminority reblogged this from thesmithian
  17. pearlmsqueaks reblogged this from invisiblelad
  18. jamaicanairhorn reblogged this from dangercupcakemurdericing
  19. thelittle-dreamer-thatcould reblogged this from lizardtakesflight
  20. lizardtakesflight reblogged this from blue-author
  21. professorenidgumby reblogged this from thesmithian
  22. eaglebeaver reblogged this from eschatologically
  23. eschatologically reblogged this from blue-author
  24. reservoircat reblogged this from lamaison
  25. lamaison reblogged this from badassqueergoddess
  26. bookfanatic reblogged this from into-the-weeds
  27. hyukchi reblogged this from minstocking
  28. minstocking reblogged this from scoutprime
  29. scoutprime reblogged this from mzminola
  30. adigitalmagician reblogged this from invisiblelad and added:
    I was just pitching this idea at my mother the other day. Broadband internet is considered a right by the UN...
  31. mztrinalee009 reblogged this from hairtrending
  32. badassqueergoddess reblogged this from zhounder
  33. mzminola reblogged this from into-the-weeds
Loading tweets...

@danamo

Likes

culture is politics. politics is culture.
[beta]

Networks

Following