djrm:johnr:codyc1515:DonGould: I'm sorry, but the degree of stupid in this entire thread has just got past the point of even taking the whole issue seriously.
BB is going to rocket forward in over all performance over the next 12 months.
Anyone with even half a clue can see the foundation stones have been put down and now it's just a matter of the marketing and management departments catching up.
As MF alluded to above, fix the wiring, sort out what plan you need to be on, providers dump the dumb plans and a truck load of techs in every street in the country hooking people up.
If I had a tin foil hat on I'd say that Fry was paid to tweet the crap he tweeted just as a viral marketing exercise to drum up some awareness in the week the ComCom were having their conf in Auckland.
That would be nice if some of us could actually get some of the new services being offerred, still waiting...
You picked to live 7km from the exchange / cabinet
Rude as usual JohnR, I amazed that the communications team at Vodafone haven't shut you up yet.
Some people have to live in the rural setting and a good job too as they are providing a hevfty chunk of this countries GDP, for this I think they deserve better.
Not rude at all just stating a fact!
I could post that even if I did not work for Vodafone!
7k is too far from the ADSL kit for a good connection