Despite many advances in wireless network technologies, access to high speed mobile networks is not all pervasive especially in growth markets such as India, Africa and South East Asia. In these markets, the most popular way to access the Internet is through GSM, GPRS or EDGE. These networks have various data transfer rates which are in the order of upto a few hundred kbits per second. In this document, we will refer to such networks as Slow networks.
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