[LINK] Voter fury rising over sluggish internet speeds

JanW jwhit at internode.on.net
Thu Jun 16 12:43:46 AEST 2016

At 11:35 AM 16/06/2016, David Boxall wrote:
>While we're at it, please stop referring to the NBN. That name is just political spin for a repair job. An effort to make catching-up look like an exciting initiative.
>We should probably stop talking about broadband as well; it's just the telecommunications network. The network must be viewed as a whole; concentrating on parts aids political obfuscation. 

Excellent point, David. It obscures what is going on if you unpack it. I tweet about this and it feels wrong when you know that it is the variability of the promises and the actual implementation that is the problem.

Conroy is on NPC right now, but it seems he's speaking on defence, not NBN.


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