8Bit - Jordan's Slow Internet

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8Bit - Jordan's Slow Internet

8bit is a bi-weekly program tackling tech-related issues in Jordan. A Jordan Open Source Association partnership with Aramram, the first Arabic Web TV. Watch it here:

While fast Internet has been declared a legal right for citizens in some countries like Finland, Internet users in Jordan are dissatisfied with Internet speed and the poor quality of service.

Gamers face these issues on a daily basis, however, a slow Internet doesn't affect only gaming and surfing, it has a negative impact on the Jordanian economy with an estimated loss of hundreds of millions annually.