Moved. This is not just VM Internet affected, but everyone in the UK if this ill thought out type of legislation is enacted.
As the article quite rightly states, if somehow they have to be able to monitor all communications, ignoring the privacy concerns many will have, there will need to be all sorts of extra kit added by ISPs in their data centres through which everything get scanned and routed. We were concerned about Phorm just for privacy. But this would need similar Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) stuff. It might not slow up your browsing, noticeably, but for those of us who choose fast broadband for gaming and suchlike there will be an impact as each part of your internet traffic is scanned and logged