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Comment Re:Latency is also important (Score 2) 279

Yeah, I have a client that went from 10Mbps to 85Mbps, but their latency tripled and they started complaining about delay on their VoIP calls and dropped Citrix connections. I have a gamer friend who kept his Cable Modem over FiOS, because it had lower latency and he claimed that 10ms was enough to make the difference between being killed online and killing the other guy.

Comment beside the point (Score 1) 461

Really, a GMO could be safer, or less safe, or the same as anything else. The main problem I have with them is related to intellectual property. I propose a compromise. Must be labeled "This Crop was engineered by a litigious group of assholes that think the can patent genes."

What this country needs is a dime that will buy a good five-cent bagel.