Why the internet was created no longer matters. Today it exists to support and nurture marketing and retail. Only commerce can support the investment required to maintain and grow the infrastructure now consumed by the all encompassing web. Long gone are the days of free ideas or information sharing. Law enforcement and corporate greed have made many online activities bear harsher consequences than their real world counterparts. This trend is accelerating. We no longer own anything, including our pictures and ideas - we merely rent access to them for some limited amount of time form a giant multinational who's elemental focus quarterly revenue.