Net Neutrality Could Have Killed the iPhone

#Telephone

Fri, Apr 30th, 2010 14:00 by capnasty NEWS

Had net neutrality been the law of the land several years back, we might not have the iPhone. It's an idea buried in Bret "Exacloud" Swanson's recent comments to the FCC on net neutrality. "The Apple iPhone may never have emerged if we had blocked or discouraged the type of 'exclusive,' 'discriminatory' deals like the one Apple (a new entrant to the mobile market) struck with AT&T," writes Swanson.

  752

 

You may also be interested in:

Staying in Touch While Travelling Abroad Using an iPhone and a Bluetooth Keyboard
Raspberry Pi Homemade Mobile Phone
"It's still a tiny computer in your pocket."
Steve Jobs Recommends the Android for Downloading Porn
The Decline of the Landline