Is the internet broken?

…or is it maybe being broken by people who think it is broken? I’m pretty sure a lot of people here in Germany have heard the common complaint about end user internet connections being slow in the afternoon and evening because “everybody is watching netflix now” and similar stuff. I was voicing the same complaint, over and over. My 400MBit Continue reading Is the internet broken?

Welcome to the new world, Neo… but you’re not going to like it

I just read a newsflash about an automated system shutting down a video stream because the video stream contained copyright protected material. Sounds OK to you too? To me it does, until you dig into the details: On September 2, the Hugo Awards ceremony took place, and was broadcasted live over the internet. Just in case you don’t know the Continue reading Welcome to the new world, Neo… but you’re not going to like it