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#383374 - 07/10/10 11:54 PM Can't BTL give us fair internet?  
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Jeremy Offline
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I bet I can agree with everyone when I say that BTL really needs to upgrade their internet.
If you were to live in the U.S., you would notice the amazing increase in internet speed. The lowest they have is 1megabyte, which is the highest we can attain by paying how much? $1000? Yes, $1000. While the U.S. only need to pay about $40-60$ a month.

#383375 - 07/11/10 04:45 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: Jeremy]  
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I pay $330 Bze (more or less) for 1mb service.

#383377 - 07/11/10 07:40 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: Amanda Syme]  
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The first month comes out to about $1000BZ by the time you pay for the phone line and hookup, the modem, Internet install, monthly Internet fee and deposits. The land line is a hidden cost as you have to have it to get the Internet.

#383382 - 07/11/10 08:38 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: SimonB]  
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Diane Campbell Offline
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I'm just grateful to have a phone and internet access at all. Most people on the planet are having trouble getting food and water.


#383385 - 07/11/10 09:41 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: Diane Campbell]  
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Most people on this board have no idea what life would be like with out food and water.

#383386 - 07/11/10 09:46 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: Inplub]  
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i recently gave up beer for 30 days and was forced to live on nothing but food and water.

#383530 - 07/13/10 12:48 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: Barnacle]  
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I think some people just digress this topic totally! we are talking about internet, nothing with food or water issue!
Jeremy don't you know we are live in 3rd world country, it's normal happen in 3rd world country and try to BELIEVE it!

#383544 - 07/13/10 08:18 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: jamesp]  
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Barnacle Offline
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i'm terribly sorry. i'll try to keep this on topic.
yes, i agree that BTL needs to up,,,,,,HEY LOOK, A CHICKEN!

#383648 - 07/14/10 01:43 AM Re: Can't BTL give us fair internet? [Re: Jeremy]  
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Originally Posted by Jeremy

If you were to live in the U.S., you would notice the amazing increase in internet speed. The lowest they have is 1megabyte, which is the highest we can attain by paying how much? $1000? Yes, $1000. While the U.S. only need to pay about $40-60$ a month.


move to the US then. Internet is not the only thing way higher in price in Belize with way lower quality.


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