So you have broadband, and your sitting there one night thinking that this download is taking longer than it use to. Being smart you say to yourself, it could be the download server, it could be bad lines along the way, it could be a glitch somewhere in the city, or it could be on my side. Yikes! Water in buried cable lines, your wifi router could also be the cause.
It's time to track down that slow connection to its source. Start with SpeedTest and find out what the connection speed to your computer. It's easy... just click on the pyramid icon closest to where you live and the webpage will test your connection. Easy!