|reply to Matt3 |
said by Matt3:because the monopoly broadband providers want you to.
.... I already pay for my connection, why should someone at the other end who also does have to pay a 3rd time?
without meaningful competition, it's not necessary for them to upgrade their facilities as demand increases - they do low cost tricks like "network management", which consists of throttling and caps or they huff and puff about charging everybody more.