On Mon, 31 Aug 2009, Ed Greshko wrote:
Gene Heskett wrote:
> The latest insult is that news services, like cnn or fauxnews or the bbc, are
> all being throttled, so if I want to watch a story without a bunch of 20
> second pauses in a 3 minute package, I'll pause it for a minute or 5 & go
> check email, so it is all downloaded when I unpause it. msnbc of course
> doesn't suffer from that throttling cuz its M$. File fetching still has
> mostly full speed as those speeds are usually reported by the app pulling the
> file. And so far, torrents are pretty good if there are enough seeders.
OK....so this is really "rant" about vz. And somehow vz is "in
with anything M$ cause it supposedly allows MSNBC through....
"Pessimist: The glass is half empty.
Optimist: The glass is half full.
Engineer: The glass is twice as big as it needs to be."