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56k warning obsolete?

Poll Results: Do you use 56k for your PRIMARY internet connection?

Poll expired: May 1, 2011  
  • 9% (2)
    Yes
  • 90% (20)
    No
22 Total Votes  
post #1 of 8
Thread Starter 
I see all our pic-intensive posts usually come with a 56k death warning which caused me to wonder...does anyone even use 56k for internet surfing anymore?
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post #2 of 8
In other parts of the world it's still necessary due to less developed infrastructure, yes.
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post #3 of 8
or canada
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post #4 of 8
No it's not specially with ATT and other's putting bandwidth caps on there service.
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post #5 of 8
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or canada
Or Britain.
post #6 of 8
I think the 56k warning these days is more of a "tongue in cheek" thing or a warning for a massive number of pictures, and not a literal warning for 56k users.

With that said, I (unfortunately) know a decent number of people still on dial-up.
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post #7 of 8
Here in India a few people still use it.
post #8 of 8
you need it for the people that are on a capped plan too
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