UK internet tubes too thin, warn experts

While the government of the US continues to gnaw at he net neutrality knucklebone, UK experts are starting to panic – saying that if it doesn’t seriously upgrade its internet infrastructure, Britain risks falling behind in the information economy. I guess someone should let the BBC know, as they are planning to make over a million hours of public service broadcasting available in a free archive. In the meantime, those of you who still hanker for the good old frontier days of the information superhighway can bathe in the discordant nostalgia of the 56k modem emulator, courtesy of Bruce Sterling.