Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Proof that Telstra Bigpond is Throttling Youtube Bandwidth in Australia?

Are Telstra (Bigpond), Australia’s largest Internet Service Provider deliberately throttling (capping) Youtube bandwidth on all of their plans? (even the best Bigpond Cable Elite plan)

UPDATE: The day after I posted this video Telstra contacted me and finally admitted the problem was systemic across all users and said they would fix, Continue reading Proof that Telstra Bigpond is Throttling Youtube Bandwidth in Australia?

EEVblog #82 – 10th Anniversary of GPS & Geocaching thanks to Bill Clinton

On May 1st 2000 Bill Clinton turned off Selective Availability on the GPS system and commercial GPS as we know and appreciate it now was born. A truly red letter day.
On May 3rd 2000 Dave Ulmer placed the 1st Geocache or “Geo Stash” and Geocaching was born. Tupperware was never Continue reading EEVblog #82 – 10th Anniversary of GPS & Geocaching thanks to Bill Clinton