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Net Neutraily died. 1 year later US broadband speeds increase.

     
5:04 am on Dec 15, 2018 (gmt 0)

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With gigabit expanding across the nation, fixed broadband speeds in the United States are rapidly increasing. Speedtest® data reveals a 35.8% increase in mean download speed during the last year and a 22.0% increase in upload speed. As a result, the U.S. ranks 7th in the world for download speed, between Hungary and Switzerland.

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Just reporting the numbers. :)
5:04 am on Dec 15, 2018 (gmt 0)

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This means your site gets there FASTER than ever before!
11:19 pm on Dec 15, 2018 (gmt 0)

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You are correlating two events that have no connection to each other.

The speed of broadband increased the year before, from 2016 to 2017 by 19%. [speedtest.net]

The speed of broadband has steadily been increasing and has NOTHING to do with repeal of Net Neutrality. That was the pre-existing trend already.


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12:14 am on Dec 16, 2018 (gmt 0)

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Then again, the net was supposed to die, and that didn't didn't happen either. :)
5:03 pm on Dec 17, 2018 (gmt 0)

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Then again, the net was supposed to die, and that didn't didn't happen either. :)

Not quite. I believe the official prediction was that it would return to the stone age. But hand walking ACK/NACK tablets back and forth wouldn't actually kill anyone. Unless, of course, someone accidentally dropped one with a very heavy payload on someone else.