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Can we stop using these ridiculous buzz words/phrases?
Internet of things? Really?
How else would you describe items that makes themself profitable by Facebook, Gooogle and the like? Would you call them people?
When people act like things, and becomes the very products sold by Big Corporations, I think the prase is accurate.
Oh.. I just realized that this tread is about the internet of crap!
They actually aren't "removing" anything. They simply aren't allowing others to sell access to it.
Yes, that is the first thing that will happen, with the new laws.
But do you seriously think they will stop there? That they will not take over the domain name if they find the site sufficiently annoying? That they will not confiscate your servers if the censorship is not efficient? Remember that these slime-balls does not need to break any laws in order to put you up against a wall and shoot you, if they so desire. They will just make it law.
It always starts with censorship - making content illegal to sell. Then illegal to possess. Then comes the times when they burn the books. And then, finally, when they burn the authors.
I'm an author. Therefore, I am concerned.
What they are doing is like removing your house if they don't like the banner you put there. On your house. On your property.
Censorship is always evil. There are no exceptions.
Seriously - I will make my sites available as onion-sites before new-year.
Machines have less problems. I'd like to be a machine. -- Andy Warhol