Failure Of DirecTV Broadband Narrows Consumer Choice
from the big-telecom-or-big-cable? dept
With the final shutdown of DirecTV’s DSL service, customer around the US are discovering that their broadband choices are being severely limited. These days, for many consumers, the choices are either the big local telephone company or the big local cable company. Neither of which may be appealing to many people. Of course, with less choice, people are also facing higher prices, and worse service levels. What a deal.