Month: August 2022

Congress Square construction leaves some residents still without phone and internet

Some residents in Portland’s West End are still without phone and internet services after a construction accident last week damaged underground utility cables in Congress Square. Jo Coyne of Salem Street said her internet went out last Wednesday right after she logged in to check her email. “Suddenly, everything went dead,” said Coyne, 80. “I …

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Best Willem Dafoe Villains: From Green Goblin to Bobby Peru

Willem Dafoe is at his best when he is playing villains. Throughout the years, directors and producers have taken advantage of Dafoe’s nefarious acting abilities to craft memorable works of cinema. Whether he is playing a criminal, cop, or a more straightforwardly unhinged individual, casting Dafoe as an antagonist always feels like it makes the …

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2 Internet Service Stocks in Focus as Competition Heats Up

Undoubtedly, cable companies and wireless carriers are vying for one other’s market share. This week, the biggest private broadband provider in the US, Cox Communications, forayed into the mobile space with the pilot introduction of Cox Mobile. The latest step is expected to intensify competition in the cell phone market. The companies that could be …

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How the Internet Service War Impacts T-Mobile and Comcast

In the current times of rising prices, consumers are catching a break, having to shell out less for binge-watching their favorite shows or staying in touch with their loved ones. The development underscores an interesting dynamic where cable companies and wireless carriers are having a go at capturing each other’s turfs. This includes Comcast (NASDAQ: …

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Gov. Cooper announces high-speed internet expansion for 69 counties

MEBANE, NC (WTVD) — High-speed internet is coming to nearly 85,000 homes in North Carolina and more than 2,400 businesses across the state. Gov. Roy Cooper made that announcement Wednesday in Alamance County. The $206 million investment will come from the Growing Rural Economies with Access to Technology (GREAT) grants. “High-speed internet access is critical …

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The nation’s fastest community-wide internet? New 25-gig service launches at $1,500 per month

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s the nation’s fastest community-wide internet service, and it’s making its way to a Tennessee city and convention center. EPB, an internet, TV, phone and energy company in Chattanooga, has launched a community-wide, 25-gigabits-per-second internet service. The service will be available to all residential and commercial customers in the …

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