Episode 036 – Tradeoffs

In this week’s episode Ben and James discuss tradeoffs in the context of net neutrality, AT&T’s new gigabit service, and Lenovo’s Superfish debacle

Note: when talking about the history of cable, Ben kept saying “companies” instead of “communities.” Sorry for the confusion!


  • Ben Thompson: Netflix and Net Neutrality – Stratechery
  • Ben Thompson: Net Neutrality! (analyzing the current proposal) – Stratechery (members-only)
  • This Week in Tech: Superfishy – Twit.TV
  • Ben Thompson: Lenovo’s Superfish Debacle, AT&T Prices Privacy – Stratechery (members-only)
  • Jon Matonis: Silent Circle And Vertu Partner On $10,000 Phone – Forbes


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