Race fans at Churchill Downs break data streaming record on Derby Day
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Race fans at Churchill Downs set a new record for data streaming during the Kentucky Derby.
AT&T says data peaked at 815 gigabytes between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday, right before and shortly after the Derby race. The data used is equal to streaming the Kentucky Derby Race in HD on your phone almost 28,000 times.
As for the data used on Oaks Day and Derby Day combined, the total was equal to people posting more than 19.2 million Derby Day selfies.