Internet speed is measured in bits-per-second
1 Kbps (kilobits-per-second) = 1,000 bits per second and 1 Mbps (megabits-per-second) = 1,000,000 bits per second.
A lowercase "b" in Kbps means bits, while an uppercase "B" means bytes. There are eight bits in a byte.
Example 1: With TWC Standard Internet you get download speeds of up to 15 Mbps, meaning your Time Warner Cable modem is capable of being more than 200 times faster than a 64 Kbps dial-up modem.
Example 2: With TWC Turbo Internet you get download speeds up to 20 Mbps, meaning your Time Warner Cable modem is capable of being more than three times faster than a 6 Mbps DSL service.
Web browsers measure in bytes-per-second
File download speeds from your web browser are reported in bytes-per-second or kilobytes-per-second (kBps).
The speed of your dial-up ADSL or cable modem is listed in terms of bits-per-second or kilobits-per-second (kbps).
An uppercase "B" in KBps means bytes, while a lowercase "b" means bits. There are eight bits in a byte.
A 100 kBps download is eight times faster than a 100 kbps download.