Should Net access be regulated like electricity, water and phone service?

Should Net access be regulated like electricity, water and phone service?

Post by Monty Solomo » Sat, 29 Dec 2001 14:46:10



Should Net access be regulated like electricity, water and phone service?

By CNET News.com Staff
December 26, 2001, 8:00 a.m. PT


million customers who were switched to AT&T Broadband. In addition to
the  temporary loss of Net access, many customers are still trying to
retrieve old e-mail messages. Others are asking why the company has
not sent out change-of-address notices.

After all, if a public-storage company goes out of business,
customers can still claim their belongings. And the U.S. Postal
Service readily handles change-of-address requests. As more commerce
and communication is done over the Net, is it time for government
oversight?

...

http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1004-201-8244962-0.html
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