A measure of available or consumed data communication resources expressed in bits/second or multiples of it.

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last.fm with less YouTube video bandwidth?

For audio while working I like last.fm: it's great for ambient, jazz, world, and instrumental/non-vocal generally it runs well on linux and in firefox (both of which I use) it's free in the US ...
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Does watching a portion of a video help saving bandwidth?

Just to make sure, I'm wondering if I watch only 1 minute in the middle of an 1-hour long YouTube video could actually save the bandwidth? Given that the video is not entirely load during this one ...
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Is YouTube throttling video downloads now?

A few months ago, Google made some changes to YouTube; they changed how the buffering works and removed the stop download command. Rumors abound that it was because Google was having bandwidth ...
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POP Bandwidth increases every month because Outlook.com does not download and delete mails from my server when checking mail

I have a server with a domain on, I am using Outlook.com to connect to the server via POP and check my mail. The option to keep a copy of mail on the server is not and never has been checked. ...
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YouTube: Reducing bandwidth by getting only the audio [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Disable videos in YouTube, listen to the audio only I use YouTube as a radio, listening to a different playlist every time. I don't watch, I just listen. How can I ...
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Does bandwidth consumed while watching YouTube depend on screen size?

I can watch YouTube videos on my smartphone in half screen (vertical screen orientation) or full screen (horizontal screen orientation). Or I can use my smartphone as a router and watch the video on ...
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Flickr has 300MB bandwidth limit for photos, what is the meaning of this?

300MB bandwidth limit for photos on flickr, how do they calculate that exactly? Is it: size of image X number of views?
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How much bandwidth does a SD Netflix stream on Wii use?

How much bandwidth does a SD Netflix stream on a Wii use? I'm guessing it might dynamically change quality but it's worth a shot. I haven't really been able to find anything definite on the interwebs. ...
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How much bandwidth does a Skype call use?

I'm considering using Skype only for my calls on iPhone. Now that most carriers (in the UK anyway) don't provide unlimited data, and the iPhone can handle Skype with multitasking, are there any ...
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Webapps bandwidth usage

I'm wondering if there is any studies regarding bandwidth usage of website. Most of modern website usage background ajax request to reload content from time to time to refresh information. Of course ...
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What is the bandwidth limit for Google Docs file uploads?

The Google Docs help states that one's storage quota "includes plenty of bandwidth for ordinary use". In practice, about how much does this amount to? Is Google Docs suitable for hosting for public ...