Comcast's gigabit web makes its strategy to Atlanta
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The Washington Publish notes that that is totally different from the pre-present Gigabit Professional service the telco gives in that relatively than fiber optics, this makes use of the cable strains which might be already in place. The publication means that through the use of a pre-present infrastructure, this might probably imply decrease per-month costs for patrons. Probably.
WaPo surmises that because the obtain velocity might be barely decrease than the $300 a month Gigabit Professional’s, that would result in a less expensive worth for the service. In fact, it requires upgrading your modem to a tool suitable with the DOCSIS three.1 commonplace — one thing our pals at The Wirecutter advocate ready on. Within the meantime, for those who’re nonetheless sad about our woefully torpid home web speeds, you possibly can all the time make a Raspberry-Pi powered Twitter bot for that.