[geeks] cable modem or verizon DSL (in Rhode Island)?
lionel4287 at yahoo.com
Sat Dec 20 03:24:50 CST 2003
--- "Jonathan C. Patschke" <jp at celestrion.net> wrote:
> On Tue, 18 Nov 2003, William Enestvedt wrote:
> If you can get Earthlink cable, they won't block any ports. They,
> however, don't offer static IPs. They do offer static IPs on their
> I highly recommend them. As a bonus, when you get a high-speel
> account with Earthlink, they give you a free dial-up account to
> use while traveling, which has already saved me about $60 that
> I'd have paid to random ISPs in California when I go out there
> to visit friends.
Verizon gives away dial-up access as well - certain number of hours
now, my contract offers unlimited dialup.
Great if the DSL line ever goes down *or* (as indicated above) you are
on the road in a Verizon served area. You can also just make long
distance calls to your local Verizon number if you like from
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