by Mike Masnick
Thu, Jul 3rd 2008 11:01am
A new survey on broadband adoption in the US suggests that broadband adoption in the US may be leveling off, or stalling out completely as the numbers aren't all that different than they were at the end of 2007 (55% have broadband now, compared to 54% in December). Of course, there are a variety of different groups out there trying to measure broadband penetration in the US, and they all seem to turn up different numbers -- so these numbers shouldn't necessarily be taken as fact. The report suggests the economic situation may have something to do with it, though there appears to be a variety of reasons that factored into the decision of many not to sign up for broadband.
If you liked this post, you may also be interested in...
- FTC Warns AT&T Court Victory On Throttling Could Screw Consumers For Decades
- Vox Seems Kind Of Upset That We're Building Gigabit Networks With Bandwidth To Spare
- Comcast Sued For Misleading Fees It Claims Are Just Its Way Of Being 'Transparent'
- Facebook Wants To Bring Controversial Zero Rated 'Free Basics' Service To The States
- Comcast Dramatically Expands Unnecessary Broadband Caps -- For 'Fairness'