Real fucking cyberpunk isn't an overpaid security guard with more toys than a personal best buy. THIS is. Ignored By Big Telecom, Detroit's Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet

@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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