Broadband Matters for Content Makers

A session at SXSW Interactive 2011

  • Laure Parsons

Saturday 12th March, 2011

11:00am to 12:00pm (CST)

The US has few ISP options and slow broadband speeds compared to most developed countries. The lack of competition is seen by many analysts as more significant to free internet than even "Net Neutrality" legislation can address. For independent content creators, there are specific concerns when ISPs are monopolized and aligned with large media companies. They may be shut out if ISPs pay royalties only to media conglomerates. What are the risks and what action can we take?

LEVEL: Intermediate

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Time 11:00am12:00pm CST

Date Sat 12th March 2011


Room 5ABC, Austin Convention Center

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