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lightfoot
23-09-2003, 12:21 PM
Does it work, Slingshot Xcelerator ??

"With Slingshot Xcelerator you can surf the Internet at speeds up to three times faster using your normal dial-up connection. You don't have to buy expensive hardware, it simply works over existing phones line to boost your speeds and enhance the Internet experience."

Has anyone try this and how fast is the actual connection speed, please. Sounds good . Thanks.

lightfoot
23-09-2003, 12:28 PM
I did a search and found some answer in this forum. But like to hear how well it works. Thanks.

kiwibeat
23-09-2003, 12:29 PM
Doesnt help with downloads which are already compressed , try Naviscope and Opera or the Avant Browser add on if you want speed

lightfoot
23-09-2003, 12:41 PM
There are some softwares that also claim to speed up internet connection by using compression method and the like also. Do these softwares work the same thing as Xcelerator and save oneself a couple of bobs. Has anyone try these softwares and recommend one. Thanks.