Can the internet handle quarantine traffic?

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NEW YORK — With many set to work and learn from home, some people are asking: Can the internet handle it?

Experts say that users will likely notice greater lag and less bandwith. But the high usage will not be able to crash or “break” the internet.

In addition, the FCC’s “Keep Americans Connected” pledge more than 60 companies are pledging not to terminate service to customers who have their lives disrupted by coronavirus.

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