gfxgfx
 
Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
 
gfx gfx
gfx
76656 Posts in 13456 Topics by 2082 Members - Latest Member: nike66 October 18, 2021, 11:13:56 am
*
gfx*gfx
gfx
WinMX World :: Forum  |  Discussion  |  WinMx World News  |  selling ice to eskimo's or dsl to people too far away from the co?
gfx
gfxgfx
 

Author Topic: selling ice to eskimo's or dsl to people too far away from the co?  (Read 464 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Quote
this confusion over distance has resulted in a new lawsuit -- which is trying to become a class action lawsuit -- against Verizon in California for over-promising speeds. This isn't just about the "up to" speeds being marketed. In this case, a woman was convinced to upgrade her account from a 768k top speed account to a 1.5 Mb top speed account -- at $10 more per month -- only to find that her line could only handle the 768k, based on her distance from the CO. She then had a Verizon rep tell her she should downgrade her account, but the company was unwilling to reimburse her for the higher fees she paid on a level of service she couldn't technically get.

http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20120411/21081218461/verizon-sued-promising-faster-broadband-than-it-could-deliver.shtml

WinMX World :: Forum  |  Discussion  |  WinMx World News  |  selling ice to eskimo's or dsl to people too far away from the co?
 

gfxgfx
gfx
©2005-2021 WinMXWorld.com. All Rights Reserved.
SMF 2.0.18 | SMF © 2021, Simple Machines | Terms and Policies
Page created in 0.023 seconds with 23 queries.
Helios Multi © Bloc
gfx
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!