Akamai will slow game downloads to reduce internet congestion
Content delivery network Akamai has announced it will be throttling game downloads in order to reduce internet congestion.
With people told to stay in their homes to help “flatten the curve” of the coronavirus spread, games are a way to remain connected with friends and remember what life outside four walls looks like.
However, as you’d expect, billions of people downloading games and playing together online consumes a large chunk of bandwidth.
Akamai has set out in