Finding a quality Internet service these days is becoming progressively more difficult due to the fact that we have so few options available to most of us. I live in a state where there are only two sources of Internet – AT&T and Verizon Fiber Internet. It’s unfortunate that I cannot afford Verizon Fiber because it’s something that I have long wished for. It’s great that they actually came to this town, though, and I am definitely thankful that fiber has come to our area just because of how much it is going to be able to help the local businesses here.
Although I cannot deny that I have a certain problem with Verizon right now. It’s because of them that we are having to go through this Internet Fast Lane business. If they hadn’t forced the issue with Netflix we wouldn’t feel like the major ISPs are currently most of us hostage. I think that’s the feeling that many of are feeling – with so few ISPs in many areas across the country, it’s hard to find any reliable competition. Continue reading There is No Middle Ground