Geek Links of the Week

Dozens upon dozens of companies and groups have written an open letter to the FCC advocating for the continuation of Net Neutrality than the ISPs’ idea of “open internet.” [The Consumerist]

And the FCC’s current so-called “open internet” proposal is already stopping the flow of investment into some new internet startups that may require fast internet connections. [BGR]

It’s not quite a cover piece but there ain’t nothing like making Rolling Stone. Notch gets profiled by the iconic pop culture mag. [Rolling Stone]

I’ve played a lot of Threes lately and it really is lightyears better than 2048. It all comes down to the design. [Wired]

A recent British poll says that about one-in-five people would be willing to have sex with a robot. Two-in-five think that would be creepy so it’s still a minority of people but it’s nice that some people are a bit more sexually liberated than others. [CBS News]


About Steve Murray

Steve is the founder and editor of The Lowdown Blog and et geekera. On The Lowdown Blog, he often writes about motorsports, hockey, politics and pop culture. Over on et geekera, Steve writes about geek interests and lifestyle. Steve is on Twitter at @TheSteveMurray.

Posted on May 9, 2014, in Links of the Week. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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