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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
It's not a problem at all. The bandwidth we have now is plenty as far as I'm concerned.
Bandwidth brownouts are expected to occur by 2012.
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post #32 of 38
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Bandwidth brownouts are expected to occur by 2012.
That's the date the mayans believed the world would end. That's some baaaaad voodoo.
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That's the date the mayans believed the world would end. That's some baaaaad voodoo.
I believe the phrase you're looking for is "bad juju"
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post #34 of 38
Wait you mean the big telecoms took all that subsidy money that Congress handed them and did nothing to increase the available bandwidth or in any way invest in infrastructure? I'm shocked, just shocked.

Or, you know, not.
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Wait you mean the big telecoms took all that subsidy money that Congress handed them and did nothing to increase the available bandwidth or in any way invest in infrastructure? I'm shocked, just shocked.

Or, you know, not.
Woh, woh, woh, tell me what you are talking about.
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post #36 of 38
1,000 Mb/sec!..
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I have a 7000 on speednet and about 500 up. Also my ISP is introducing a fun new 90gig limit with overages charges! Oh fun!!! (Rogers FTL... Canadians here will understand my pain)
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post #38 of 38
My dad's new office has like 160mbit for some reason.
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