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Old 07-29-09, 08:33 PM   #13
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Default Re: AT&T Uverse or TimeWarner Road RUnner Turbo....

Those figures do seem really low.
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Old 07-31-09, 01:57 AM   #14
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screw all u guys and your fast internets...im still using 6m/512 dsl...uverse vrad is 1/2 block from my house buts its going to be like 10billion years till its ready...
from what i read the only issue is that the ping times are a little higher because it has something to do with the switching in the vrad box. other then that everything ive read about it in my neck of the woods is good
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Old 08-01-09, 12:07 PM   #15
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Default Re: AT&T Uverse or TimeWarner Road RUnner Turbo....

yea I just think it's funny how the US, if you do your research, has some of the worst internet speeds IN THE WORLD. There are countries that are far further behind but still wipe the floor with our internet speeds. I just don't get it. FIOS/Comcast are the only internet companies that realize that speed actually is important and offer it.

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Ya... I wish this city had comcast
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Old 08-03-09, 10:35 AM   #17
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Had both in back in Dallas. Went from Time Warner to ATT Uverse - so that pretty much sums it up. I had some problems early on with ATT but they were quickly resolved (the modem wasn't stable because of some bad cableing in the apt, they fixed it for free).

Had 18mbit down/1.5mbit up. They did block port 25 for SMTP email (which was a temporary problem because I was hosting a website from home for a couple months before I moved it to a colocation) but all I had to do was call them and request it to be opened. They don't do any throttling or caps.
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