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Thursday, February 14, 2008

Inside Net Neutrality: Protect your privacy when using BitTorrent

"You might think that when you sign up with a high-bandwidth service plan with an ISP, you’ll be able to transfer data at the advertised speeds. Yet that’s not always the case: As we learned in part one of our network neutrality series, some Internet service providers have begun examining their customers’ traffic, throttling back bandwidth, or talking to industry organizations such as the Motion Picture Association of America about the possibility of identifying and filtering out copyrighted material on the network level."

Of course, Wireless Nomad doesn't mess around with subscriber's connections, but not all of you are Wireless Nomad members, sot this article might be useful.

LINK to MacWorld


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