Are your Internet service providers ripping you off ?... here's a way to check your internet speed. First close all you application that require Internet (msn , icq , limewire etc) . Switch off your Auto-protect of your antivirus for just a few minutes. (coz this might interfere with tour internet speed) . NOTE: Scan your computer after checking your speed though.
then GO to web sites like :
http://www.speakeasy.net/speedtest (accurate results)
and check your speed , THE END.