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Originally Posted by Imglidinhere View Post
Because capping a commodity is the same thing as capping something required to live... sure...

Deal with it I say.
Yeah, until you get capped. Then you will be right along side all the other people complaining.
 
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post #112 of 216
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Originally Posted by Imglidinhere View Post
Because capping a commodity is the same thing as capping something required to live... sure...

Deal with it I say.
We might be able to deal with it a little easier if the decision to cap was based out of actually necessity rather than greed. AT&T just sees this as another way to make more money while not actually innovating and upgrading their network to meet the demand.
post #113 of 216
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Did you ever notice that nothing besides your name makes any sense? Your sig is almost as cryptic as your title.

Love the name though. Go testicles!
My sig and title will make perfect sense to anyone who's A: Beaten Portal 2, and B: watched a lot of Top Gear. Specifically, their Middle East Road Trip.
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post #114 of 216
There are many words in my head right now to describe the feelings I now have for AT&T. Unfortunately, none of them would make it past the filter so here's a frowny face
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post #115 of 216
I wanted this the way I wanted that tetanus infused nail being shoved through my foot.
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post #116 of 216
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I've got over 20,000 posts on this forum. 10K of them are in Off Topic, the rest in the forums that actually count against the post counter. Go nuts.
I would but e-petitions never work. Hell paper ones rarely do any good.
Yeah I remember seeing a post when I first joined, and I lold so hard because I think you helped someone out with hardware or something. He was like Thanks testecull for helping out like he was talking to his nutbag or something.

On topic: I just posted how clear was absolutely horrible, maybe they're monitoring me with a keylogger, because I definitely capped out around 1.2 megaBYTES a second earlier. As I usually get 80-300 kB/s
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post #117 of 216
Lol! Looks like AT&T is the Movistar from the States



Hopefully they'll keep the unlimited data plans until I leave the country and go to the States. By then maybe someone has seen how much hate the limited data plans throw and will've binned them.
   
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post #118 of 216
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AT&T: "Our Users Wanted Data Caps"
This makes as much sense as:

Quote:
BP: Customers want to pay more for fuel!
Quote:
Warburtons: Customers urged us to cut our loafs of bread in half, whilst keeping the price the same.
Did their PR department really think people would buy into this BS? They need shooting.
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post #119 of 216
It's also some nice double dipping. Before you were limited by your connection speed which only allowed so much a month but now you're also limited by a hard cap. So a faster connection now = cap hit sooner which makes a faster connection worthless. GJ AT&T. Logical fail.
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It's also some nice double dipping. Before you were limited by your connection speed which only allowed so much a month but now you're also limited by a hard cap. So a faster connection now = cap hit sooner which makes a faster connection worthless. GJ AT&T. Logical fail.
Logical win from their perspective, reality is relative
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