Saturday, January 24, 2009

Comcast "free system upgrade" appears to have really boosted broadband speed

Got a note from Comcast in the mail saying they'd been working on system-wide speed enhancements; I just needed to reset my modem to get the benefits. I did so, and decided to run a speed test. Holy Camoly:



The best download speed I'd gotten previously was about 6.2 MBps.

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Only so many ways to write this headline, I suppose.

The Chicago Sun-Times:



The New York Times:




Really, guys: why drag Sinatra into this?