* Posts by TB100

2 posts • joined 18 Aug 2011

Devolo dLAN 500 AV Wireless Plus: Triple-tech connectivity for the home

TB100

Installed some 200 Mbps adaptors last week and the utility was reporting 140Mbps.

Scottish gov moans over broadband cash handout

TB100

Quoting the wrong figures

Area of UK: 243,610 km2

Area of Scotland: 78,772 km2 - almost one-third of the UK*, and that's not allowing for all the water in between the land.

So should that 16% should be doubled? Well, part of the cost - exchange equipment, for example - is related to population, but low density means a lot of cable and cabinets.

*The BBC, with its skewed TV weather map, tries to disguise this fact.

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