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End all the 'up to' broadband speed bull. Release proper data – LGA

Charles 9 Silver badge

Because the alternative is metered Internet, where you get charged by the megabyte (this actually applies upstream, with upper-tier providers that either have to pay their way or agree to a peer exchange and maintain a balanced load). There was a time people were faced with this with their dialup or mobile data plans. Since so much of our lives uses mobile data, it tends to create more headaches than we want, which is why people tend to prefer flat rates, both for Internet and for telephone so that they can set a budget and not have to worry about going over.

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