Nathan wrote: "...empirical evidence and reading their website suggests that they’re
judging how “good” an Internet connection is by downloading a bunch of files from a few
servers under different conditions (i.e. some files avoid caches, some don’t,
I had a chat with John from TrueNet a couple of weeks ago after hearing on This Way Up
that their nodes download RNZ's home page many times an hour. Turns out they use a
bunch of sites as well as file downloads from known locations.