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9. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 28, 2013, 22:38 eRe4s3r
 
gray wrote on Aug 28, 2013, 07:46:
eRe4s3r wrote on Aug 27, 2013, 09:41:
Where high speed is defined as "faster than ISDN" whoopydoopy....

So the correct title would be; 30% of Americans have internet slower than obsolete ISDN.

What year is it?

The year of really cringe worthy studies, clearly.

I am not actually sure that's what the study says. It's pretty damn unclear what constitutes high speed and not high speed. Or what they mean with dial up. Where I live, if you tried to dial via the main line you'd not hear a peep. It's a fully digital connection.

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8. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 28, 2013, 07:46 gray
 
eRe4s3r wrote on Aug 27, 2013, 09:41:
Where high speed is defined as "faster than ISDN" whoopydoopy....

So the correct title would be; 30% of Americans have internet slower than obsolete ISDN.

What year is it?
 
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7. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 27, 2013, 13:46 jdreyer
 
eRe4s3r wrote on Aug 27, 2013, 09:41:
Where high speed is defined as "faster than ISDN" whoopydoopy....

That was my first thought: they must have a pretty low bar for "high speed"
 
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6. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 27, 2013, 13:40 NegaDeath
 
That qualifies as high speed as much as rubbing two sticks together counts as a bonfire.  
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5. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 27, 2013, 13:28 LittleMe
 
This is just nationalistic e-peen waving statistic crap. That said, nowhere does the article mention our failed duopoly wired internet system.  
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4. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 27, 2013, 12:29 Smellfinger
 
70% of Americans have higher-than-dialup-speed internet  
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3. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 27, 2013, 11:11 Creston
 
Thanks for perpetuating the FCC's horseshit, Pew Research Center.  
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2. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 27, 2013, 11:08 Linksil
 
We REALLY need to redefine high speed to something that's actually high and not just faster then a 14.4 modem.  
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1. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 27, 2013, 09:41 eRe4s3r
 
Where high speed is defined as "faster than ISDN" whoopydoopy....  
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