Thursday, February 28, 2013
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From: "Josh at OpenMedia" <email@example.com>
Date: Feb 27, 2013 7:31 AM
Subject: It's official: Online spying is on its way
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Monday, February 25, 2013
Here it comes: After months of secret negotiations with the players who pushed SOPA, the major Internet Service Providers on the verge of implementing their "Six Strikes" plan to fight "online infringement". With essentially no due process, AT&T, Cablevision Systems, Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Verizon will get on your case if you're accused of violating intellectual property rights --and eventually even interfere with your ability to access the Internet. (You can contest accusations -- if you fork over $35.)
Click here to tell the ISPs to back down -- or that you'll look to take your business elsewhere:
After the first few supposed violations, they'll alert you that your connection was engaging in behavior that they -- the giant corporations that provide your Internet service -- deem inappropriate.
And then it gets really dicey: They can make it difficult for you to access the web, or start throttling down your connection.
Click here to tell the ISPs to back down -- and put them on notice:
After four alerts, according to the program, "mitigation measures" may commence. They include "temporary reductions of Internet speeds, redirection to a landing page until the subscriber contacts the ISP to discuss the matter or reviews and responds to some educational information about copyright, or other measures (as specified in published policies) that the ISP may deem necessary to help resolve the matter."
That's right: These mega-corporations now claim the authority to undermine your Internet access --and want to serve as judge, jury, and executioner. Tell them to back off -- or that you'll start looking for other places to bring your business.
Just click here to tell the ISPs to back down:
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*So you think your MAC is just skippy virus-free, huh? - Dan
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*Thankfully, Illinois already has this law. - Dan