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> You do NOT need more than 50Mbps upload for video conferencing Except if there are multiple people using connection, or you are also...
29/05/2020 - 13:52
There are so many legitimate uses for a 1Gbps connection that involve intermittent use (e.g. video conferencing / remote work) where high...
28/05/2020 - 23:35
Labor structured the NBN so that profitable services in high density suburbs (e.g. Melbourne & Sydney) would subsidise rural and remote...
28/05/2020 - 08:13
Because it enables that capacity to be equally shared amongst all customers. Just like the road system, a suburban street has excess...
28/05/2020 - 08:03
Because Labor's recommendation in the NBNCo Corporate Plan is a minimum of 100Mbps symmetric connection for video conferencing...
28/05/2020 - 08:01
Because the speed of a connection (particularly upload) is important for interactive services. For example Grandma who wants to video...
27/05/2020 - 18:00
Excellent. It means the heavy downloaders don't impact on the other 90% and plans can be offered at a cheaper rate.
27/05/2020 - 09:55
It is a simple way for RSPs to limit P2P traffic while offering unlimited data plans.
26/05/2020 - 21:54
Did you read Labor's NBNCo Corporate Plan where they documented their expectation that close to 50% would connect at 12Mbps and less than...
26/05/2020 - 13:26
My preference is for the chargers with 'figure 8' cable. Simply take the right cable, no wall wart to make connecting harder and the extra...
24/05/2020 - 22:17
Bit of a fan of crema over expresso in this household. Which blend would you recommend?
22/05/2020 - 10:51
I set the dial to switch virtual desktops and use it frequently.
19/05/2020 - 14:21
Based on past experience I doubt it.
17/05/2020 - 21:07
Any idea how much Autobahn would charge for fitting?
16/05/2020 - 22:48
Is there a USB-C to Display Port option? I have an older Dell monitor with DisplayPort and resolutions > FHD are only supported on...
13/05/2020 - 17:59
That is what we did this evening. Earlier I just too lazy to research how to unlock and falsely assumed it might be a bit tricky.
12/05/2020 - 22:37
Cases can be locked. You can see a red padlock on the side. Normally at purchase they are unlocked (green open padlock). You can...
12/05/2020 - 21:21
I ordered [Penguins of Madagascar...
12/05/2020 - 20:57
A local alternative is [SOLIDTEKNICS Lightning iron skillet](https://www.solidteknics.com/kickstarter) on...
09/05/2020 - 19:44
I wonder if the website changes the message from "You will receive your lens pen within 3-10 business days."
09/05/2020 - 14:27
[Reviews](https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/27/17820248/hp-chromebook-x2-tablet-review-specs-price) are...
08/05/2020 - 09:25
Agreed. OzBargain is for genuine discounts, not as a marketing tool.
06/05/2020 - 23:17
Speed is okay. It is the latency that makes it a poor experience. The SkyMuster satellites are sitting in a geostationary orbit 35,000km...
06/05/2020 - 11:22
At this price point it really should have a blu-ray player. Interestingly it does appear that Sony are exiting the 'Home Cinema Audio...
05/05/2020 - 07:43
Labor could have fixed the pricing by simply removing speed tiers. Liberals cannot fix the pricing because it exposes the inadequacies of...
03/05/2020 - 12:49
> Also, many FTTP don't sign up for 100/40 either just over 10% on FTTP connect at 100Mbps. Only 0.11% on FTTP connect at a speed faster...
03/05/2020 - 10:08
Your understanding of history is wrong. 1997: 56.6Kbpus required purchase of a new modem, and some ISPs provided different numbers for...
03/05/2020 - 10:04
> Can you explain how networks in other countries that are using the exact same hardware, don't have these 'significant costs'? Why is NBN...
02/05/2020 - 23:11
> Data is in no way comparable to other utilities. Electricity has physical costs such as burning more coal. Water is…. water. Data on...
02/05/2020 - 21:46