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Do you think Kinko's intentionally throttles their Internet connection to cost you more money?

Asked by jballou (2118points) June 13th, 2008 from iPhone

Since you pay by the minute on their computers

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gailcalled's avatar

What does “throttle” mean? I need to learn more computer-speak.

bluemukaki's avatar

I think they mean they slow it down so you take longer loading stuff online and therefore pay more. I know some web-cafes in Europe did it when we were traveling around there, particularly the Greek ones!

robmizelldotcom's avatar

Nope, even the computers behind the counter are slow.

playthebanjo's avatar

no…they are too busy throttling their own machines to screw around with the self serve computers. The production machines are slower than the rest!

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