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


2 posts

Wannabe Geek

#78740 7-Mar-2011 15:11
Send private message

Hi Having slow Megaupload downloads on Slingshots AYCE. This is not a complaint but need replies to see if it is my setup or a wider problem. Have no speed problems using Filesonic.

Create new topic
23683 posts

Uber Geek


  #446336 7-Mar-2011 15:41
Send private message

Well now you have told them, they will probably look at filesonic and make that slow as well.

oron used to be fast but is crap now too.


121 posts

Master Geek

  #446338 7-Mar-2011 15:44
Send private message

I'm with Orcon and just hit 4Mbps download on Hotfile.


121 posts

Master Geek

  #446341 7-Mar-2011 15:56
Send private message

I've been getting slow speeds with filesonic with vodafone, and so have my friends on orcon.

67 posts

Master Geek

  #446468 7-Mar-2011 21:46
Send private message

tell them to cache Megaupload :) 99% of all files.


2 posts

Wannabe Geek

  #446470 7-Mar-2011 21:57
Send private message

With filesonic I get an average of150KB/s but with megaupload I kepp getting

Plugin outdated, try restarting this link Download failed!

cannot workout whats wrong

1819 posts

Uber Geek


  #446503 8-Mar-2011 00:46
Send private message

Slingshot slows most bulk downloading services. megaupload and the like are classed as p2p.

Create new topic

News »

Vodafone enables 5G roaming - for when international travel comes
Posted 30-Oct-2020 15:03

Spark awards funding to Kiwi businesses in 5G funding initiative
Posted 30-Oct-2020 14:58

Huawei launches IdeaHub Pro in New Zealand
Posted 27-Oct-2020 16:41

Southland-based IT specialist providing virtual services worldwide
Posted 27-Oct-2020 15:55

NASA discovers water on sunlit surface of Moon
Posted 27-Oct-2020 08:30

Huawei introduces new features to Petal Search, Maps and Docs
Posted 26-Oct-2020 18:05

Nokia selected by NASA to build first ever cellular network on the Moon
Posted 21-Oct-2020 08:34

Nanoleaf enhances lighting line with launch of Triangles and Mini Triangles
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:18

Synology unveils DS16211+
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:12

Ingram Micro introduces FootfallCam to New Zealand channel
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:06

Dropbox adopts Virtual First working policy
Posted 17-Oct-2020 19:47

OPPO announces Reno4 Series 5G line-up in NZ
Posted 16-Oct-2020 08:52

Microsoft Highway to a Hundred expands to Asia Pacific
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:34

Spark turns on 5G in Auckland
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:29

AMD Launches AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors
Posted 9-Oct-2020 10:13

Geekzone Live »

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

Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron

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.