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  Reply # 703856 20-Oct-2012 00:27 Send private message

michaelmurfy:
ryanc1256: Oh yer, I'm a big fan of bf3 ATM so yer. Steam/torrent cache???


Snap has this too, but torrent cache?

Snap's cache is zero-rated too (last time I checked)


Slingshot use Bluecoat or Oversi or PeerApp appliances (I forget which) to cache everything possible, including torrents and streaming video and serve it locally.

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  Reply # 703860 20-Oct-2012 00:50 Send private message

Ragnor:
michaelmurfy:
ryanc1256: Oh yer, I'm a big fan of bf3 ATM so yer. Steam/torrent cache???


Snap has this too, but torrent cache?

Snap's cache is zero-rated too (last time I checked)


Slingshot use Bluecoat or Oversi or PeerApp appliances (I forget which) to cache everything possible, including torrents and streaming video and serve it locally.


Ah right, I wonder how well that would actually work - I suppose it's based on a most-requested basis.

On my home Snap connection Youtube loads quick at all times, downloading I can achieve line speed most of the time and also Torrent's are almost constant line speed, ofc this depends of where you download it but you get the idea. I believe Snap also have a YouTube cache.




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  Reply # 703861 20-Oct-2012 00:51 Send private message

Bluecoat for Youtube I think

It works very well If something I want to watch does not stream/download well. I refresh the page or restart the download. The source changes to callplus and I can download it/stream at line speed.





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  Reply # 703871 20-Oct-2012 02:43 Send private message

Don't forget, you don't want to be the account holder, in case you get buggered by RIANZ if any of your flat mates get caught downloading anything illegal!



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  Reply # 703951 20-Oct-2012 10:19 Send private message

Hahaha Wow steam cache sounds awesome, Nd torrent sounds awesome also, but we are most smart people with computers so we know how not to get caught :-P. Hahaha im not probably not going to be the account holder, my mate would be

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  Reply # 704027 20-Oct-2012 14:41 Send private message

Not TelstraClear.



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  Reply # 704093 20-Oct-2012 19:18 Send private message

@DarthKermit y not TelstraClear??

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  Reply # 704178 20-Oct-2012 23:37 Send private message

ryanc1256: @DarthKermit y not TelstraClear??


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  Reply # 704279 21-Oct-2012 11:51 Send private message

michaelmurfy:
ryanc1256: @DarthKermit y not TelstraClear??


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Iv'e heard they are pretty good, but not the best.

Im not going to go with TelstraClear anyway, we going to go for slingshot with either 100gb or unlimited

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  Reply # 705236 23-Oct-2012 17:55 Send private message

I use World-net. $99 for homeline and 250G. Might be a little more if you are outside the auck, well or christ

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