TITLE

Half a loaf

AUTHOR(S)
Santo, Brian
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
CED;Aug2009, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the cost of broadband connections in the U.S. He says that broadband + video connection will cost $90 a month, and broadband alone is $45 a month. He claims that the cheaper broadband has several content online and mostly freely available from broadcast networks.
ACCESSION #
43517191

 

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