state of the internet in canada

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state of the internet in canada

Postby Rasantath » Tue Feb 01, 2011 12:01 pm

in case you didnt know, canadians such as myself are about to get quite f'ed for internet access. most ISP's are implementing a 60gb cap per month with a $2/GB overage charge on plans that are already over $50/month.

www.stopthemeter.ca

and here's an interesting illustration:

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Postby Rasantath » Tue Feb 01, 2011 12:10 pm

here's a video where someone explains it to the masses (no technical information or details, but a general description)

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Postby Kaimon » Tue Feb 01, 2011 7:19 pm

This just sounds plain crazy to me....
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