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  • Front End,  Internet

    The end of Virgin Media

    I’ve had Virgin Media or rather Telewest (Blueyonder as the internet part of their company was called) since they first introduced 512kbs broadband. to the UK in, I am guessing but I was in year 6 at Fortismere, so i believe 2001 or 2002. I clearly remember talking to Alex Tenyson about it and that I would be able to download the lord of the rings films from Kazza in 350seconds. He pointed out I wouldn’t actually get a download of that speed 🙁 More like 50kps download. I’d ben trying to download the liveCD’s of the film, 3 discs all on dial up 🙂 http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/687899.stm Since then, its been…