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Comcast announces a 250 GB/month bandwidth cap as of October 1

I'm a few days late with this, but Comcast is going to put a 250 GB/month bandwidth cap on their cable Internet service as of October 1. I think this is good thing. For background, what they're been doing so far is that if you use "too much" bandwidth, they warn you without telling you what line you've crossed. 250 GB/month is a reasonable cap (unlike the 5-40 GB caps that some ISP have implemented), and people are increasingly demanding an explicit cap instead of a secret one. (I think maybe their fear was that, by announcing it explicitly, people would be tempted to use more bandwidth just so they're not "wasting" any in a given month? But I think ultimately most people wouldn't go downloading stuff just for the hell of it.)

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