Time Warner Inc.

Net neutrality essential

Most of us didn't know or care very much about net neutrality until it became front page news last week, when President Barack Obama declared his support for it and urged the Federal Communications Commission to support it. What is net neutrality and why should we care about it? The Internet changed the world in ways its developers couldn't have imagined. People not connected to it, or who have slow connectivity, are greatly disadvantaged compared to those who are and who have high-speed connectivity. The World Wide Web is a tool for businesses, shopping, entertainment, getting information, managing our money, communicating with others and, quite literally, thousands of other...