Oatmeal does it again #NetNeutrality

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Interesting stuff.

One thought, though. Isn't Comcast's throttling of Netflix a poor example of a company abusing its trust regarding net neutrality? The other examples are fine but to me Netflix's business model (selling bandwidth it doesn't pay for through unlimited streaming) seems an example that minimizes the real arguments for the need for net neutrality (as seen through internet control in China and many other countries).
 

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I thought Netflix sells content availability not bandwidth.
 

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I used to have a cell phone contract with a major carrier. At times, my phone wouldn't work even though I was standing in site of their cell tower....
Resulting in me changing carriers. Never happened again.

If you want good internet service, I got nothing.
 

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I thought Netflix sells content availability not bandwidth.
Part of the issue. Can Xfinity advertise a certain bandwidth if it fluctuates based upon what you are trying to access?
 
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