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Old 04-12-2009, 12:40 PM
 
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i have problems with my comcast and wondering if anyone knows of alternitave internet service
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Old 04-12-2009, 03:09 PM
 
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I'm using RCN right now, and the service is not that great. Could just be me though. Their cable television is fine though.
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Old 04-12-2009, 07:42 PM
 
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I'm using RCN right now, and the service is not that great. Could just be me though. Their cable television is fine though.
its not aval in my area
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Old 04-13-2009, 03:40 AM
 
Location: Black Hammock Island
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You could try posting this question in the Chicago forum. There was one thread discussing alternatives - RCN, AT&T DSL and U-Verse ... perhaps there are others.

//www.city-data.com/forum/chica...s-my-area.html
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Old 04-14-2009, 01:36 PM
 
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thank you
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Old 04-20-2009, 10:10 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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AT&T is your next option problem is its fiber optic, so it may not be available in all parts of the city yet like cable is...
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Old 04-21-2009, 01:57 PM
 
Location: Wicker Park, Chicago
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AT&T - I love it and hate it!

AT&T Houston ripped me off BIG Time! I paid $30/month for 3.o mbps download speeds and discovered late that I was getting only 1.5 mbps download speeds and they never fixed it or reimbursed me.

AT&T Chicago - I subscribed to their $35 / month 6Mbps download speed DSL and I'm getting a decent super fast internet at around 5.1 Mbps downloads... Make Netflix Instant Movies download at dvd quality!

Now AT&T is totally worth it because you can log into all the Wifi spots at Barnes & Noble and Starbucks around the nation! - Totally useful when you're traveling or on the go, - and I've used it for this! Now I can hangout, browse internet, and Skype at Barne & Noble if I want to!
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