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Credit for reporting to Gijs Hillenius
It’s a fine & blistering demolition of an argument made by self-interested enthusiasts and technobabblers. It’s also long, but worth reading.
The lede, “U.S. regulators have been attempting to deal with the negative affect that a few large Internet providers might have on competition. Meanwhile, elsewhere in the world, new mobile technologies have been encouraging competition,”says a lot about US self-inflation. It also suggests that even though the US makes some of the technology exploiting the freer Internet markets abroad, its position is, seemingly, precarious.