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Re: [evonline2002_webheads] stuck in Springfield, IL in a hotel with only dialup

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  • Michael Coghlan
    Believe me Andy I understand. This evening I am camped in a hotel room myself in Melbourne and I m on 28k. But you will be proud to know that I am at this
    Message 1 of 2 , May 4 3:46 AM
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      Believe me Andy I understand. This evening I am camped in a hotel room
      myself in Melbourne and I'm on 28k. But you will be proud to know that I am
      at this moment listening to a lecture in Alado that is working just fine!

      Good luck with the TESOL session tomorrow.

      - Michael

      At 03:47 PM 5/4/2005, you wrote:
      >Hi Michael:
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      >Well I am indeed sorry I could not make it, but as my subject line states,
      >I'm still in our capitol, Springfield, IL in a hotel that only has dialup
      >to the Internet. I did a line speed test and would you believe I have
      >download speeds of only 17 kbps and should I have been able to download
      >the Java applets in Elluminate I would have only had 9 kbps when I would
      >have talked, if that would have been possible.
      >Well the acid test of what we are doing comes tomorrow with an online
      >conference with TESOL while I'm stuck in this hotel in Springfield. I'll
      >let you know the outcome at this low bandwidth afterwards. Sorry I
      >couldn't comment on the disenfranchised caught in digital divide.
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      >Best Regards
      >Andrew Pinçon
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      >Digital Workforce Education Society
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