Net Surf’s Up: Senator Gets Tubed

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MENLO PARK, July 18, 2006 (PodTech News) – Net neutrality supporters have pounced on Senator Ted Stevens’ (R-Alaska) less-than-tech-savvy description of the Internet as a “series of tubes” and “not a big truck” in a speech.The senator’s words were fodder for The Daily Show and in techno remixes across the web, like The Boldheaded Broadcast.

In other news, Microsoft and Canada’s Nortel Networks today announced a new alliance to deliver unified communications products. Catherine Girardeau reports.


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