[FoRK] Satellite Internet Service
aaron at bavariati.org
Mon Mar 16 14:29:31 PDT 2009
On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 02:21:27PM -0700, Marty Halvorson wrote:
> I've finally decided that Qwest is never going to bring a high speed
> cable to my part of Santa Fe county. It would appear my options are:
> - Comcast the cable guys (but I'd likely have to subscribe for TV
> also, and I don't want to do that. Did it once for TV and was
> very dissatisfied))
Check out http://comcastoffers.com for cheap promos. If you don't want
to pay for a (subsidized) modem, they can be had on Craigslist.
> - Hughes.net for satellite connection
> - BlueSky.net for satellite connection
Slow downlink, very slow uplink, high latency, expensive. And did I
mention the high laten--oh, right, just saw it in the laggy echoback.
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