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    News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    Too ugly for Muswell Hill.
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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    Pictures of so called ugly box?

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    They are more than welcome to try it out in my area!
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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    Quote Originally Posted by peterb View Post
    They are more than welcome to try it out in my area!
    Indeed Think my exchange is on the list last time I checked

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    As someone with a maximum of 512 kbps I say bring on the fugly!

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    Given my paltry 2Mb I would be more than happy for them to come and drop some uglies on my corner... it's not going to be as ugly as the bus stop anyway!

    As usual though, progress halted by some NIMBY Luddites who seem to think the bottom left hand corner of the view from their bathroom window is somehow more important than the rest of the world...

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    As with others, my connection's struggling with a 721kbps downstream right now (return of the noisy landline). I'd be more than happy having one of those boxes, whatever they look like, outside my flat, if it meant the end of my 'net troubles.

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    Pictures of so called ugly box?
    My only concern is should I hide my true identity? A costume maybe?

    0iD: Plus weeing in it every now & again does it good
    scaryjim: 10" is just a little large to hold comfortably in one hand, which makes it a lot harder to tap, swipe and generally interact with.

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    I bet they also complain about the internet access speed in the area. They should try living somewhere where the local kids burn out the bt connection boxes - Then you have something to actually complain about - This is extra true as BT seem to have taken 3 months to repair it.
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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    "Ungrateful *obscenewordhere*s"

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    id quite like some images too.

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    People want faster, more reliable Internet - but only if it looks good. Seriously, people need to sort their priorities out. Though, I may regret saying this when I get taken back with the sheer ugliness of what BT may have done, as BT can do amazingly bad things.

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    What's the problem?

    BT should simply stop installation, give the technology to someone else, and let the residents of Muswell Hill battle it out.

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    What no-one has mentioned is that the new boxes are all housed in life size copies of Mick Hucknall of Simply Red fame.

    I've changed my mind; destroy them all!!!!!

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    Quote Originally Posted by pollaxe View Post
    What no-one has mentioned is that the new boxes are all housed in life size copies of Mick Hucknall of Simply Red fame.

    I've changed my mind; destroy them all!!!!!
    I thought this was about BT, not Orange
    My only concern is should I hide my true identity? A costume maybe?

    0iD: Plus weeing in it every now & again does it good
    scaryjim: 10" is just a little large to hold comfortably in one hand, which makes it a lot harder to tap, swipe and generally interact with.

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    BT should tell them, if you complain, you wont get faster broadband from us.

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    Re: News - BT's giant new faster broadband boxes blocked

    I have a nice big garden, BT are welcome to use it to test out faster BB. Dog might 'mark' it but don't worry about that.

    I also want a picture of this box that has so offended some southerners.

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