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Old 12-16-05, 10:08 AM   #25
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PWND

The verb pwn (past tense: pwned, pwnd, pwn'd, pwnt) as used by the Internet gaming culture, means to beat or dominate an opponent (pwned can mean "to be made a fool of"). While it probably originated as a typographical error of the word own, it is now used intentionally by many members of the culture.



Im gonna put this in my sig.
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Download : 6.something Mpbs
Upload : 350 Kbps.
WT-?
Why my upload so slow?
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The verb pwn (past tense: pwned, pwnd, pwn'd, pwnt) as used by the Internet gaming culture, means to beat or dominate an opponent (pwned can mean "to be made a fool of"). While it probably originated as a typographical error of the word own, it is now used intentionally by many members of the culture.
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Old 12-16-05, 10:16 AM   #26
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Grr I hate when they block p2p whats the point of 30mbs of bandwith when you cant use it.

So Jakup is it FIOS?
Yea its FIOS
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Old 12-16-05, 05:06 PM   #27
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Im gonna put this in my sig.
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Download : 6.something Mpbs
Upload : 350 Kbps.
WT-?
Why my upload so slow?
I stole it from some site...I googled PWND and I saw that definition in a message board...and you could tell they stole it from somewhere else.
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Old 12-16-05, 05:12 PM   #28
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Comcast Cable's higher speed service
i have 8 mbit down
768k up..

I've tested it before, and its pretty close to that..

FIOS is available in my neighborhood now, but I don't feel like messing around with an OT box and cat5 wiring in my house right now.
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Old 12-16-05, 05:57 PM   #29
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Old 12-17-05, 04:40 PM   #30
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Old 12-19-05, 12:50 PM   #31
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What? What was that? Huh? What? Owned? Who? You guys?!?

Noooo....

I'm on campus when:
1. All but about 12 people have gone home for winter break
2. Those 12 people are sleeping at 7AM.



meh I have 100mbits
directly in my own home
cant prove it beacuse I am on wireless and live in sweden :/, need to get better wireless router
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Old 12-19-05, 02:00 PM   #32
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why not just use the test then?...oh ya wireless 100Mbps is shared so that is not all yours.
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Old 12-20-05, 01:23 PM   #33
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why not just use the test then?...oh ya wireless 100Mbps is shared so that is not all yours.
I live in sweden... there is no swedish servers on that test
eh it not wireless 100Mbps I have a wireless 54Mbps router so thats about 20Mbps max I can get out of the connection. I am going too buy the new netgear 240 Mbps router when it comes out in sweden then I can use the full speed of my connection
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Old 02-10-06, 02:20 AM   #34
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From DSLReports.com...

2006-02-10 03:12:22 EST: 6298 / 966
Your download speed : 6298 kbps or 787.3 KB/sec.
Your upload speed : 966 kbps or 120.7 KB/sec.
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Old 08-17-11, 02:03 AM   #35
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My speed test results are,

Downloadspeed:1.779Mbps
Uploadspeed:0.829Mbps
I performed my internet speed test here Scanmyspeed.com.
Is this good or not?
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Old 08-27-11, 06:43 AM   #36
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Whatever happened to Infinity666?

Trouble with the law?
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