gloomy sundays

Sometimes, a slow internet connection can be a real hindrance in posting during gloomy Sundays like this. Before I had a phone line – a faulty one – dedicated only to the dialup, it showed up more-than-a-thousand-bill every month without the quality of the service. One thing is for sure; no more Cybernet. Now that I’ve got a cable connection (not the proper cable mind you, but a LAN) things are only slightly better. And I heard people in Islamabad are soon going to enjoy cable net over (optic?) fiber cable. Now, I’m jealous!

4 Comments so far

  1. Haroon (unregistered) on January 26th, 2006 @ 9:14 pm

    Yes but what kind of speeds will they be getting on that optical fibre connection? I doubt anything more than 256k which is still really bad.

  2. Yasir (unregistered) on January 27th, 2006 @ 4:42 pm

    Yep, I guess the maximum would be 256. But I don’t have the details. Can check for you if you’re interested.

  3. Usman (unregistered) on February 2nd, 2006 @ 10:05 pm

    dude…ur talking bout fiber using DSL in lahore…shucks…ur 2 much…DSL is easily available in lahore..try askin an internet provider…

  4. serenekhn (unregistered) on February 8th, 2006 @ 10:37 pm

    cable net is in lahore what is fibre optics?

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