How to save money with cable kickback incentives

How to save money with cable kickback incentives

The US government subsidizes the cable-kickback program, which lets companies pay for faster internet service through a government incentive program.But it doesn’t go far enough, and the program has a serious downside: The program has been plagued by widespread corruption and is subject to an ongoing audit by the government watchdog, the Federal Communications Commission.To…

How to make sure you get the best Internet service in Canada

How to make sure you get the best Internet service in Canada

The cable and satellite television industry has been struggling with the introduction of new technologies, and the latest to hit the market is the fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) technology.It uses the power of fibre to transmit internet data between a customer’s home and a broadband provider’s home.The internet provider then transmits the data to the consumer’s home…

Cable crimp on the move, no-brainer for telecoms company

Cable crimp on the move, no-brainer for telecoms company

Cables are everywhere in India, and they have become a major part of India’s mobile broadband market.While the industry is fragmented, many telecom operators, particularly in rural areas, are trying to offer the best possible service at competitive prices.For example, Reliance Jio is offering free data in areas with a rural population of between 1,000…

How to buy a cable and broadband modem for your house

How to buy a cable and broadband modem for your house

A cable company in Florida is offering a free $10 discount on new and refurbished Internet service from Cox Cable, with an additional $10 for an upgrade to its “Ultimate Internet.”Cox, a cable company that operates the nation’s fourth-largest provider of Internet, offers customers discounts on broadband Internet service.The company says customers who subscribe to…