@Birdmachine Community wireless was huge around Y2K, but stalled in most US cities in the face of cheap cable access. In places with no other option, it never went away.
Now fiber and gigabit wireless links are within the means of community scale projects. And we have Masto to run on the intranets. 😜
If net neutrality gets gutted, maybe it's finally time to build another network.
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