reply to Jopon
Re: Shaw uses some sneaky kind of new throttling. I'd get the signal on your modem checked first, making sure it is ok, no signal or interference problems going on.
I max the usage for internet plans, a few around the country, and have no issues.
Now I don't use Netflix, but really, I have seen nothing showing downstream shaping anywhere - congestion doesn't count...
Upstream, yes, non-time-sensitive traffic will be shaped in busy areas.
Yes, I am not employed and looking for IT work. Have passport, will travel.