New minimum speed for US broadband connections
telmnstr at 757.org
Fri May 28 01:18:32 UTC 2021
> I pay $150/month for 300/8 at home and that's the best upload I can get
> where I live ... in a major city.
Outside of DC area, < $50/mo at 200/200. Because there is competition in
the local market between Verizon and Cox.
Once OneWeb and Starlink become a thing, a lot of providers that have
enjoyed a monopoly may have competition. This is on top of 5G in dense
markets. Competition can drive the market faster.
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