Maybe because they can't run cables all through the house?
Originally Posted by McDude
You're assuming people are using the same configurations as yours.
It might not be the case.
I don't have any issues...
My PS3 is sitting next to my main computer, upstairs, along my other consoles.
While my router/9box (providing internet/free phone and tv) is downstairs wired through Broadband over Power Lines.
No cables, no wifi, no hassle. Yet... using the connection sharing.
PS3 Slim v3.55 + CFW Kmeaw - 250G/USB 1T
XBOX 360 Falconv3/Jtag - Liteon74 1.61 - 500G
Wii 4.2 + Cfg UsbLoader - USB 250G | NDS + M3 Real - SDHC 8G | NDS + R4i - SDHC 4G
PS2 + HDLoader - HDD 200G | PSX + PS Hacker