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Seacom criticises internet speed tests

Tuesday 13 August 2019 | 08:40 CET | News

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Seacom has criticised internet speed tests, specifically Speedtest.net, questioning their relevance in today's world, reports Mybroadband. The company's head of engineering, Mark Tinka, said the fascination with connectivity speed probably stems from South Africa's history of bandwidth-limited legacy technologies. He added that highly oversubscribed networks have led to a great deal of frustration and distrust on the part of consumers in the past. 

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Seacom
Countries: Africa
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