Prices Rise Before the Connection's Made

Leddy, Craig
June 2001
Multichannel News;6/4/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 23, p116
Focuses on the problems in digital subscriber line services in Westchester County, New York. Increase of prices on the digital connection; Comments on the speed of the dial-up services; Announcement on the increase of cable-modem rate by At&T Broadband and Charter Communications Inc.


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