I can't really answer to your previous post as I don't have connect com service in my city cause such ISP exist in my city, not even in my Provence for that matter. Perhaps that's the case with majority of the active members here so it may not has anything to do with this forum being dead. You're just gonna have to wait for your answer.
But you can try and find out yourself but asking Connect com customer service directly. If you think you can't trust if the answer is 'no' from connect CS then you test it yourself by opting a connect com service for a month.
I am sure I and plenty of other members here can tell you the ways to check if you're being throttled or not ....that is, if you don't already know how to