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Old 03-14-2005, 10:48 PM   #1
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Default What Internet Connection do YOU use ?

I thought it might be cool to see, i don't remember anyone doing this as long as ive been here.

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I use SBC Yahoo! DSL.
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Old 03-15-2005, 12:17 AM   #3
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I also SBC Yahoo DSL at 3MBPS.

DSL is slowly pushing cable down..
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Old 03-15-2005, 12:23 AM   #4
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I use SBC Yahoo! DSL.
me too , but i get it off a wireless adapter from my bro's computer, so its only 500 while he gets 1200
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Comcast Cable High Speed Internet. Maximum download speed of 4Mbps (or 6 Mbps) and upload speeds of 384Kbps (or 768Kbps), phase 1 and phase 2 respectively. That's what they're advertising. Actual times vary depending on service plan and conditions.
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Old 03-15-2005, 12:36 AM   #6
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i wonder if anyone here uses T3
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what is T1 and T3, ive been curious to know that, i personally use DSL
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THey are known as leased lines. A leased line connects two locations for private voice and/or data telecommunication service. Not a dedicated cable, a leased line is actually a reserved circuit between two points. Leased lines can span short or long distances. They maintain a single open circuit at all times, as opposed to traditional telephone services that reuse the same lines for many different conversations through a process called "switching."

Leased lines most commonly are rented by businesses to connect branch offices, because these lines guarantee bandwidth for network traffic. So-called T1 leased lines are common and offer the same data rate as symmetric DSL (1.544 Mbps).

Individuals can theoretically also rent leased lines for high-speed Internet access, but their high cost (often more than $1000 USD per month) deters most. Fractional T1 lines, starting at 128 Kbps, reduce this cost somewhat and can be found in some apartment buildings and hotels.

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Wow...pretty confusing. o.O
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I wish I had atleast DSL, but Cable would be nice.
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