What's your internet speed?

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  • DontCallMeKelsoDontCallMeKelso Kelso 'The Great Asshole' San Jose, CA

    I haven't posted my speed at my place in Boston yet I dont think...

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  • mertesnmertesn I am Bobby Miller Yukon, OK
    edited June 2016

    This thread reminded me I needed to check my service level...There's a new cable modem on its way because apparently I should be getting about 300Mbps. While my current one is capable of that speed, Cox recommends a 16 channel modem for anything over 150Mbps service.

  • mertesnmertesn I am Bobby Miller Yukon, OK

    It's amazing what a new run of cable (because the neighbor's asshole dog chews on everything), and a call to level 2 tech support gets...

  • the_technocratthe_technocrat IC-MotY1 Indy

    FYI:

    https://media.netflix.com/en/company-blog/now-available-globally-fast-com-a-new-tool-to-check-your-internet-speed

    From Netflix, runs off the Netflix servers. Makes it harder for the cable companies to prioritize traffic to Ookla. (Theoretically, Ookla and fast.com should match, if you're not being throttled / prioritized)

    mertesn
  • mertesnmertesn I am Bobby Miller Yukon, OK

    @the_technocrat said:
    FYI:

    https://media.netflix.com/en/company-blog/now-available-globally-fast-com-a-new-tool-to-check-your-internet-speed

    From Netflix, runs off the Netflix servers. Makes it harder for the cable companies to prioritize traffic to Ookla. (Theoretically, Ookla and fast.com should match, if you're not being throttled / prioritized)

    They're reporting 230Mbps, so I'd say that's a pretty good indicator of non-shadiness.

  • SonorousSonorous F@H Fanatic Virginia

    I'm seeing 60 and 60, so that's cool.

  • mertesnmertesn I am Bobby Miller Yukon, OK

    And now I'm getting more than I pay for :)

    Sonorous
  • Mt_GoatMt_Goat Head Cheezy Knob Pflugerville with a "P"

    Not too bad for my new GS7 Edge on Verizon.

  • ThraxThrax Professional Shill, Watch Slut, Mumble Hivemind Drone Austin, TX

    A dream I've had since 1997 has finally come true.

    RahnalH102BobbyDigiDontCallMeKelsoStrikes
  • TushonTushon I'm scared, Coach Alexandria, VA

    It's a wonder what competition will do.

    primesuspectThraxRahnalH102
  • RyderRyder Kalamazoo, Mi

    U-verse no less. I wish they would put that in up here, been their customer for 20 years.

  • mertesnmertesn I am Bobby Miller Yukon, OK

    Results from this project:

    primesuspectDontCallMeKelso
  • SnarkasmSnarkasm Madison, WI

    I got this amusing result this morning.

  • mertesnmertesn I am Bobby Miller Yukon, OK

    @Snarkasm said:
    I got this amusing result this morning.

    Looks like a clear case of the accelerator virus. You should definitely start that scan. Might save your life.

  • BobbyDigiBobbyDigi ? R U #Hats ! SoCal

    Before change. (Possibly changing cable provider from UVerse bundle to DirectTV)

    -Digi

  • AlexDeGruvenAlexDeGruven Wut? Meechigan

    New laptop at work, on wired connection (X1 Yoga w/i7):
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  • BlackHawkBlackHawk Bible music connoisseur There's no place like 127.0.0.1

    Slight upgrade to 150/20. Comcast sure does love to over-provision.

  • Man it feels good to be back at LiquidWeb....

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  • AlexDeGruvenAlexDeGruven Wut? Meechigan
    edited January 2017

    I fail. 'cuz dum.

  • AlexDeGruvenAlexDeGruven Wut? Meechigan
    edited January 2017

    New fone. Who dis?

    primesuspect
  • BlackHawkBlackHawk Bible music connoisseur There's no place like 127.0.0.1

    @BlackHawk said:
    Slight upgrade to 150/20. Comcast sure does love to over-provision.

  • primesuspectprimesuspect Beepin n' Boopin Detroit, MI

    HELLO ROCKETFIBER

  • primesuspectprimesuspect Beepin n' Boopin Detroit, MI
    edited June 2017

    Found out that they installed their own 100% entirely unnecessary router in between the fiber node and our internal network. I yanked it out and plugged directly into the pipe.

    DontCallMeKelsoStack
  • the_technocratthe_technocrat IC-MotY1 Indy

    ??

    Stack
  • DontCallMeKelsoDontCallMeKelso Kelso 'The Great Asshole' San Jose, CA

  • CrazyJoeCrazyJoe Winter Springs, FL
    Meanwhile in the land of zero competition. (Seriously, I have zero other options for internet at my house. I planned poorly when I bought the house.)
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    Verizon MiFi (May not be fast, but a huge upgrade from dial-up).

  • RequitRequit That one guy Somewhere over there, I don't know
    edited December 2017

    Huh. I've never seen upload speeds 2X as high as download speeds. Cool.

  • KwitkoKwitko Sheriff of Banning (Retired) By the thing near the stuff

    My FiOS upgrade just upgraded.

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