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10 months ago#1
I didn't pay attention that I upload 50GB from my laptop and it's downloading 50GB in my Desktop. It put my monthly bandwidth 100GB closer to 1TB.
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Originally Posted by Manicdan
using a OCed quad for torrenting is like robbing your local video store with a rocket launcher.
10 months ago#2
What are you crazy? Comcast LOVES that! that means people will accidentally go way over their caps much more often, they are already drooling on the profits they will make charging clueless people even more!

Edit: And it's not like Comcast is concerned with how much strain you put on their network when you did that, they've got more room to spare for many of their entire network of subscribers to all upload to Microsoft all day long. Of course they will see that a lot of people would be uploading to Microsoft and restrict all that data through a single router port like they did to everyone watching Netflix, after doing that everyone will complain for about a year till Comcast demands money from Microsoft for using up more bandwidth than other services/companies.
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10 months ago#3
Why would they hate money?
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10 months ago#4
I don't buy for a second that there even is a "strain" on the networks by consumers using bandwidth.
10 months ago#5
I have comcast and no data cap...so uhhh?
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10 months ago#6
Comcast has no cap
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You didn't try google, you made that up...
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10 months ago#7
Might want to doublecheck that. A lot of markets have a 300GB cap.
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10 months ago#8
Most markets have 300 GB caps or 250 GB caps, they just don't actually measure/enforce it in most places.
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10 months ago#9
So far my place doesn't have that cap enforce. It says it has 250GB cap but doesn't enforce it.
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Originally Posted by Manicdan
using a OCed quad for torrenting is like robbing your local video store with a rocket launcher.
10 months ago#10
Comcast is my internet provider and I try to make it a goal each month to exceed 250gb limit even though it isn't being enforced.
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