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Carriers are taking a page from discount airlines

With one fight in the net neutrality war lost, carriers are borrowing a page from discount airlines and using free services as a Trojan Horse for the tiered Internet.

Why Internet access is like healthcare

Canadian telcos and lawmakers are negotiating in secret. Do the carriers see this as a way to reclaim revenue they feel they’ve lost to the Internet? And should we treat Internet access as a public good, like healthcare, instead?