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post #31 of 33 (permalink) Old 2009-09-16, 05:02 PM
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But you're talking in the right here, right now.
In a couple years, if someone, ANYONE other than rogers or bell gets a neutral fibre network, the possibilities are endless.

Walter is simply saying that RIGHT NOW it is possible. in the future, definitely possible, assuming current trends don't continue. (I.e. caps, throttling, and not upgrading networks--so.. Bell and Rogers in a nutshell. )
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post #32 of 33 (permalink) Old 2009-09-17, 08:20 AM
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And I'm saying that won't happen. Someone starting to lay fibre and building networks robust enough to provide HD content 24/7 would require exceptionally deep pockets.

Could it happen? Anything could happen and I'd like it if it did. But the reality ($$) is it won't.
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post #33 of 33 (permalink) Old 2009-10-01, 10:45 AM
 
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Thumbs down high volumes of packets on the internet

High def internet ...

It may happen but since the cost of transmission of packets of info over the internet is so high already, and going to increase more .....exponentially (profits gotta rise)
( this is the equivalent of gasoline in north america)

then high def tv over internet is too costly for all execpt bell and rogers execs on their hightest feuled personal yahts sigh not the normal guy
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