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COX COMMUNICATIONS IMPROVES (NO LONGER SUCKS)

Progress Report as to COX COMMUNICATIONS SUCKS, reported here and here earlier this week: Rather than suffer through any more of the protracted, time-consuming, non-resolving telephone calls to Cox, I went into a local Cox Store and complained. They gave me a new and replacement cable modem without charge (pending return of my existing, failed […]

WHY COX CABLE SUCKS – PART TWO

Here’s the “fastest” speed test result I’ve had this month. Note that the download speed still hovers somewhere around non-existent, while the upload speed remains far below industrystandards for cable modem internet access. In fact, I am not able to even use the internet for much of anything except as a timer to roast a […]

WHY COX CABLE SUCKS – “CABLE BROADBAND” SPEEDS SLOWER THAN DIALUP

Disregard the gleefulness you may view on broadcasts or read elsewhere from Cox Communications (which includes their internet cable access) as to their glitzy “services.” The reality is that they hold franchises in locales that then enables Cox exclusive use of those areas; that is, their cable services are offered exclusively in those areas that […]

FROM MY FIREWALL TO DEAF, DUMB AND BLIND NETWORKS:

This is no longer interesting but, rather, now completely offensive. Networks that allow this sort of thing to continue are substandard. Here are a few of the most so: All of these offending networks (United States originating — and this doesn’t begin to outline the worst that originates from China, Korea, Brazil, Indonesia and Hong […]