Mac Clemmens is the CEO of Digital Deployment, a website development firm serving hundreds of institutions, associations, and nonprofits including Google, UC Davis, The United Way and Comstock’s magazine. He is also the co-founder and CTO of GrogTag, a tech startup which allows homebrewers to create their own beer labels. Clemmens joined Comstock’s editorial board in 2017.
You may have heard about the “internet slowdown” that happened in September. While the term “slowdown” isn’t accurate because the internet was running at full speed, prominent sites like Netflix, Vimeo and Etsy displayed a symbolic loading symbol to protest recent actions by the Federal Communications Commission to eliminate network neutrality.