Half-Life 2 Authentication Issues

Steam News addresses reports of authentication issues for Half-Life 2. Here's what they have to say at this point:
We've received a number of reports from people experiencing delays with Half-Life 2 authentication. We are investigating the issue and will update everyone as soon as possible. We appreciate your patience and hope to have everyone in the game very soon.
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DLing pre-load Nov 16, 2004, 21:27
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Anyone out there still downloading the hl2 preload ?

My is going really slow...like ~350kbps when the university connection I am on is capable of 8000+ kbps !

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