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post #91 of 108
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Originally Posted by Hephasteus View Post
So you're like worried the internet will be shut down and you're trying to download it before that happens. Seriously stop it. You're giving them the ammunition they need to set up these meters.
I watch all of my shows and movies in 720p and 1080p so that much bandwidth daily is normal for me.
Edited by Snowman1989 - 2/1/11 at 10:15pm
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First UBB'd bill from Shaw will be coming in this month. They cut our cap by 75GB and are attempting to charge us $1/GB for overage.

Screw them. I'll be cancelling once I receive it and will be telling them to eat the payment.
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20 days and my computers have 53G of download/upload already our cap with Videotron is 60-70G already ... we usually use 90G+ a month so if this pass we will pay 90$ of robery every months instead of our curent maybe 30-40$ of overcharged G ...
    
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reading TekSavvy's site right now...I feel bad for my fellow Canadians that the CRTC is doing this to us...I singed the petition around November (or was it December) 2010 and I'm still spreading the word around here in the Scarborough area at Victoria Park and Finch. Hopefully I'll get more people to sign the petition through my work. Even though I am on cable and the rates haven't changed for me...I'm still supporting this petition to stop UBB.

seriously I got out of the Philippines to stay away from stupid political mistakes that makes no sense...apparently I can't get away from this trend.

me, my mom, my dad, 2 sisters, their husbands and my nieces have all signed the petition...please do spread the word...thanks!
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post #95 of 108
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Originally Posted by Snowman1989 View Post
I watch all of my shows and movies in 720p and 1080p so that much bandwidth daily is normal for me.
Then why do you have a 6950 video card? Do you not play any games? Because at 20 gb per day you are watching tv 12 hours a day. I'm not trying to berate you or anything or make you feel bad about yourself but is it really connecting you to whatever you are trying to connect to?
I remember after I downloaded all my movies that I had on tape and got the dvd versions of them so I could throw the tapes out. And ditto on cassette tapes though my music taste is odd so I could only get cd's of about half my collection. But I had like 145gb download stat on my utorrent and I was like wow that's a LOT of data. And I think 4gb of that was redhat core 10 at the time.

But seriously what is that you are trying to consume or encapsulate with all this? It seems bottomless. Are you just addicted to the group energies of mainstream media like sports fans become addicted to the crowd energy of the match? As more and more people dissolve off from the mainstream you're going to have less and less of that energy to feed off of. Viewerships of everything is dropping like crazy.
Edited by Hephasteus - 2/2/11 at 4:17am
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post #97 of 108
Everyone wants a piece of this now!

http://twitter.com/pmharper/status/32526091855863808#
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Everyone wants a piece of this now!

http://twitter.com/pmharper/status/32526091855863808#
LOL Harper is such a spineless wiener. There's no way in hell he would give a damn if it wasn't for all the uproar.
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Everyone wants a piece of this now!

http://twitter.com/pmharper/status/32526091855863808#
hmm twitter.

yeah that alone might lose my vote.
    
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Trying to deport me from the Internet! ha

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