Mike Fisher (mfisher) wrote,
Mike Fisher

Where's the Love, Frontier?

"If Google built its own network, we estimate it would cost $5,000 per household," said Ann Burr, chairman and general manager of Frontier Communications of Rochester.

She said most users in Rochester don't need ultra-fast Internet access.
-- Will Google make Rochester's Internet connection faster?, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, February 12, 2010 (emphasis added).

For real? I sure hope that I don't have to switch to Frontier any time soon.

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