Selections and responses from Clue Train:
The first among these is: Thy network shall move all packets closer to their destinations without favor or delay based on origin, source, content, or intent.
This idea is in jeopardy.
On the Net, we are the medium. We are the ones who move messages. We do so every time we post or retweet, send a link in an email, or post it on a social network.
Something that many people don’t realize is that the Internet is just the infrastructure that permits our communication. If we do not contribute, the Internet does nothing.
When you place a “native ad,” you’re eroding not just your own trustworthiness, but the trustworthiness of this entire new way of being with one another.
The Internet is much more beautiful without the ads.