Economic opportunity

Why the shattered dream of the free internet is good?

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When I was in my teens, the internet was a symbol of opportunity for me. In the physical world, we always lacked money. Parents sacrificed a lot to build a house. The jobs available to them were not great because of their education. We lived in a village, where everything seemed so backward to me. I was battling this internal fight with the environment around me. My father appreciated physical work and couldn’t see the point of computers.