Archives for January 15, 2014

Who Killed Net Neutrality? : The New Yorker

Since 1970 or so, carriers like A.T. & T. and Verizon have been barred from blocking or degrading whatever is transported over their lines. Although, at the time, the rule primarily concerned long-distance voice calls, that principle, applied to the Internet, has become known more recently as net neutrality. It offers a basic guarantee: that […]

Scuba Mask Creates Breathable Oxygen Underwater

Designer Jeabyun Yeon has created something great.  Essentially it turns humans into fish. “Triton uses a new technology of artificial gill model. – It extracts oxygen under water through a filter in the form of fine threads with holes smaller than water molecules. – This is a technology developed by a Korean scientist that allows […]

Why you should care about Net neutrality FAQ

What does all this mean to the average Internet user? While the legal arguments may seem complicated and arcane, the reality is that this court decision has the potential to alter the future of the Internet as we know it. Whether you think these changes will harm consumers or benefit them depends on who you […]