To test and measure broadband in the U.S., the FCC is giving away 10,000 free what?

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by / March 30, 2011

Answer: Routers. The purpose of the test is to "provide a whole new means of looking at broadband services, levelling the playing field and making the industry more accountable and work harder for the consumer." If you'd like to participate - and claim your free router - visit http://www.testmyisp.com/. Be aware the test is set to run for three years. But you get to keep the router.

Chad Vander Veen

Chad Vander Veen previously served as the editor of FutureStructure, and the associate editor of Government Technology and Public CIO magazines.

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