Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



157 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 8


Topic # 35422 9-Jun-2009 21:57 Send private message

Has anyone else been noticing international traffic timing out and being just generally slow lately?

Create new topic
2866 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 33

Trusted

  Reply # 223439 10-Jun-2009 05:43 Send private message

No.




You can never have enough Volvos!


98 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 223476 10-Jun-2009 08:50 Send private message

It's always slow for me. 'Fullspeed' my arse!



157 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 8


  Reply # 223528 10-Jun-2009 11:05 Send private message

Baboon: It's always slow for me. 'Fullspeed' my arse!


Well mine's always slow in regard to 'Fullspeed' as I assume I'm on a Conklin. But the last couple of days international sites have been very patchy whilst local traffic is still near instantaneous.

874 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 10

Subscriber

  Reply # 223531 10-Jun-2009 11:14 Send private message

I get 550KB/s downloads during the day from random servers overseas... and last night i downloaded 2GB from overseas around 7pm @ 280KB/s. (i was using secure port 443)

Its not bad for me, although sites like youtube at peak times (6-11pm) are fairly slow, can't stream realtime-need a bit of buffering. I wonder why?

101 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 224345 12-Jun-2009 13:14 Send private message

I might be.

Had internet issues last night (on VFX and phone was fine) reset modem and was fine although did not use for long. Partner has been complaining internet going down on and off today but phone working.

Will test tonight to see if its timing out.

Prob not relevant but I'm in palmy.

1654 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 164


  Reply # 224351 12-Jun-2009 13:54 Send private message

i had problems , connecting overseas was like being on dial up , reset modem it would be fine then the problems would start again lasted for a couple of hours then came right. had no problems since

101 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 225682 16-Jun-2009 19:18 Send private message

I have issues local and international so different problem. Seems to be ok at the moment (of course not talking about speed! ;) )

Currently 0.28Mbits to the UK!!!


Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Moment of Truth?
Created by BarTender, last reply by gzt on 22-Sep-2014 15:42 (411 replies)
Pages... 26 27 28


GCSB Surveillance Vans?
Created by snowball, last reply by jjnz1 on 22-Sep-2014 21:48 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Geekzone giveaway: ADATA SSD SP610 256GB and ADATA PV110 Power Bank
Created by freitasm, last reply by Elpie on 22-Sep-2014 23:15 (38 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Festival of Democracy
Created by gzt, last reply by sdav on 22-Sep-2014 23:31 (126 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Cheapest DSL with no contract in Auckland?
Created by TeaLeaf, last reply by TeaLeaf on 22-Sep-2014 17:52 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Predict E(l)ection 2014 & win
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by Geektastic on 22-Sep-2014 23:10 (83 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Electrical cable recall
Created by freitasm, last reply by richms on 22-Sep-2014 19:08 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


TV for under $1000?
Created by TeaLeaf, last reply by richms on 22-Sep-2014 20:46 (16 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.