Tag: DSL

May 21 2011

ISP’s see Netflix as a curse and a God send

This past week an article hit Internet about Netflix being the largest single source of Internet traffic on the web. At the same time this article was posted, I could hear the ISPs of the world salivating. This was just the kind of information that they needed to make sure that they keep their customer …

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Mar 17 2011

AT&T Drops Bandwidth Caps – What Does It Mean For Their Customers?

So, AT&T has decided to cap their bandwidth to 150Gb and 250Gb. Overages coming in at $10 for each additional 50Gb customers use and according to AT&T customer would be warned numerous times prior to that charge going in to affect. This isn’t a new thing, Comcast already has theirs in place. But it took …

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Sep 19 2008

Dragon Naturally Speaking v9 and v10 – The ‘Essentials’ Secret

Nuance recently released  [August 2008] their new version of their voice recognition software Dragon Naturally Speaking [DNS] version 10. And with every release they have touted greater speed and greater accuracy; the last version  [v9] you didn’t even have to train to start using. Hands down this package is excellent. DNS is the best voice …

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Aug 31 2008

ISP’s Controlling You

I have been watching the buzz about the ISP bandwidth caps and content filtering; it’s all a preamble to repression and keeping people in a particular spot and the companies retaining their business. It’s self preservation, but the Internet is the wrong place to impose like this… Over a year ago, ISP’s [COMCAST] were basically …

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