"When their work is done, the pair hope to have created a decentralized peer-to-peer network that provides discounted Internet access across the country, via what is known as a mesh network."It's what Benkler predicted/hoped for.It's an interesting experiment.Is it something else? Is it the beginning of a new movement? That's hard to see right now based on only four towers/access points.Also, would it be an "alternative to the Internet" (a separate, parallel network) or rather (only) an "alternative to ISPs" (an alternative way to connect to the Internet? I didn't get that.