New Six Strikes Internet Regulations
Friday, July 15, 2011
Last week the six largest internet service providers in the country announced an agreement with the nation's largest content providers. The ISP's will adopt something called the copyright alert system - if users are suspected of pirating copyrighted material they'll be warned - up to six times - at which point something bad will happen to them. Timothy B. Lee of Ars Technica explains the strikes and the stakes.