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Japan also has the worlds fastest Internet. tongue.gif
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All I have to say about this is


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I love google!
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In Texas, I get 12/1.5 Internet for 70$
In Florida, My grandma gets 40/4 for about 75$

So sad, it is.
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post #104 of 133
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Why did they choose Kansas City? Seems quite random to me...would make more sense to lay them in Mountain View or some ot the major US cities NY, LA, SF etc...

Because Kansas was probably cheaper to buy the territory from the other ISP's
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I want Google to start their own Cellphone company and give us "REAL Unlimited" Data plans with their own Android devices. That would be awesome. thumb.gif
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Because Kansas was probably cheaper to buy the territory from the other ISP's

No, This was actually a big deal when selecting an area. Many Many place's put of a good fight for this, but in the end Kansas was chosen for its location. Kansas is a business hub in the United State's. There are many many little reasons but they all come back to Kansas being a good lactation for them to start off their networks.
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As somebody who has felt the power of 300Mbps downloads and 100Mbps uploads, let me assure you -

You want this.
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i miss dial up :\

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Originally Posted by Mkilbride View Post

Japan also has the worlds fastest Internet. tongue.gif

except it doesn't South Korea is well known to have the fastest speeds

Japan = fastest speeds in a test lab

Korea = fastest speeds you can actually get as a consumer
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$50/m including basic cable. Challenge accepted Google, do your best.

How are you getting those speeds, for that price, WITH basic cable? Also, how much bandwidth do you get every month?

You must be on some sort of promo plan.

I just signed up with Rogers on a 6 month 50% off special, which is normally $70 / month for Extreme Plus ( 150GB ), no Basic Cable included, and you're getting nearly twice the speed as I am.

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Because bell and rogers will find a way to prevent google to enter, and they will charge a ridiculous price making google entering the market pretty much impossible. They will also use this as another way to raise our prices even more.
TekSavvy has been able to penetrate, and they're using Rogers' lines.

Google needs to find a way to come to Canada, our options here SUCK.
Edited by 2010rig - 2/9/12 at 7:14am
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