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When in Rome

Saturday, June 02, 2007 by Dave Winer.

Arrived safely in Rome, in the cab on the way to the hotel I saw just the slightest glimpse of the ancient places. Can't wait to see them up close, but first I have to eat, then rest. I got a cold in Copenhagen and I'm all clogged up. Health comes first, excitement second! Permalink to this paragraph

Here's the obligatory net performance test, coming through Telecom Italia wifi at 15 Euros per day, 40 per week. Permalink to this paragraph

A picture named romespeed.jpg Permalink to this paragraph

I'm testing it with servers in the U.S. but the results on European servers are suspiciously similar.  Permalink to this paragraph

Note the asymmetry -- is uploading really faster? Permalink to this paragraph

Not sure since I don't upload very huge things that often, but I do download huge things like podcasts. Permalink to this paragraph

Flickr: Room servicePermalink to this paragraph

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