Boston Linux & Unix (BLU) Home | Calendar | Mail Lists | List Archives | Desktop SIG | Hardware Hacking SIG
Wiki | Flickr | PicasaWeb | Video | Maps & Directions | Installfests | Keysignings
Linux Cafe | Meeting Notes | Blog | Linux Links | Bling | About BLU

BLU Discuss list archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[Discuss] Discuss Digest, Vol 7, Issue 1

> From: at [mailto:discuss-
> at] On Behalf Of Hsuan-Yeh Chang
> Kyle Leslie wrote:
> > My friends father works for Verizon and according to him (The verizon
> > employee), many of the cities signed a contract with Comcast so they
> would
> > be the only provider of "Broadband" internet or something to that
> > Many of those contracts are going to be ending soon.  I Know Milton and
> > Quincy both fall under that umbrella.
> If this is true, it sounds like a typical antitrust violation to me...

If by "typical" you mean "common," "normal," or "accepted," then yeah.  This
is pretty much the way all broadband is deployed nationwide, and it's done
on a per-town or per-city basis.

BLU is a member of BostonUserGroups
BLU is a member of BostonUserGroups
We also thank MIT for the use of their facilities.

Valid HTML 4.01! Valid CSS!

Boston Linux & Unix /