I was with Be for years. Excellent ISP, no blocking, real unlimited bandwidth and helpful technical support to boot. I jumped ship to Virgin when they were bought out by Sky as I really hate Sky. Who else was I going to go with? BT?
There are no more good ISPs left in the UK. This is a real shame.
p.s. As this is Slashdot, I would love to be corrected on the last point ^_^
...Canonical's culture is based almost entirely on NIH and being a leech.
Aren't those two exact opposites?
There you go ruining someone's rant by applying logic.
Well played sir. I can't tell if you're trolling or being serious.
more than that, if I want to transfer a few gig of music or movies to my phone, its much easier to slip the sd card out and put it in a reader on my PC.
Really? I've always copied them via the network, either from the phone (loads of decent file browsers out there that support SMB, FTP, SFTP) or from the computer (run an FTP server on your phone). The only time I use the cable is when I have to charge my phone.