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FCC: Any broadband volunteers?

UNDATED (WDAM) Do you know your broadband speed?  That's the question from the Federal Communications Commission.  The agency waits to hear your answer. 

The FCC is looking for 10,000 people to take part in a study designed to measure home broadband speed.  Special equipment will be installed in participants' homes to measure connection. 

The government will then collect, analyze and publish detailed information, market by market, on broadband services, including pricing and competition.

Visit http://www.testmyisp.com/ to find out how you can take part in the study.

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