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6
Sep 99
Mon

Damn Yanks

You and your cable. As posted by Fallen Angel.

Bytes received: 480473046
Connect time: 04:58:50

System Activity [Kbps]:
Current: 0.00
Maximum: 620.71

Telstra, Australia’s largest Telco, has a monopoly on cable modem. That same 480 megs on a regular cable plan would cost an Australian about $200 (about $140 US). In 5 hours.