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  2. FairPoint Communications - Wikipedia

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    FairPoint was founded as MJD Communications Inc. in 1991, and was established as an incumbent local exchange carrier (ILEC) which gave it certain rights and obligations regarding providing service to rural areas. The company acquired the Cass County Telephone Company in 2006, integrating its operations into FairPoint Communications Missouri.

  3. Vonage - Wikipedia

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    Vonage (/ ˈ v ɒ n ɪ dʒ /, legal name Vonage Holdings Corp.) is an American cloud communications provider operating as a subsidiary of Ericsson.Headquartered in Holmdel Township, New Jersey, the company was founded in 1998 as Min-X as a provider of residential telecommunications services based on voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP).

  4. Verizon Fios - Wikipedia

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    The early stages of Fios began when Bell Atlantic (now Verizon Communications) was testing its video service "Stargazer" in 1995. This was the first commercial video on demand (VOD) service, which was tested for 1,000 homes in northern Virginia. During this time there were talks of developing a fiber optic-based service.

  5. Prodigy (online service) - Wikipedia

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    Prodigy Communications Corporation (Prodigy Services Corp., Prodigy Services Co., Trintex) was an online service from 1984 to 2001 that offered its subscribers access to a broad range of networked services, including news, weather, shopping, bulletin boards, games, polls, expert columns, banking, stocks, travel, and a variety of other features.

  6. Shaw Direct - Wikipedia

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    Refer-A-Friend: When referring new customers to the service, you are eligible to receive up to a month of free programming Starting in 2011, Shaw Direct offered a free satellite dish, receiver, installation and a handful of SD channels to Canadians who lost their over-the-air (OTA) access to television as a result of Canada's digital television ...

  7. Suddenlink Communications - Wikipedia

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    Suddenlink was an American telecommunications subsidiary of Altice USA trading in cable television, broadband, IP telephony, home security Cablevision Systems Corporation on November 30, 2016, Suddenlink was combined with Cablevision. Together with Optimum - the name used by Cablevision for its products - Altice USA became the United States' fourth largest cable operator with 4.6 million ...

  8. Xfinity - Wikipedia

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    Xfinity Voice (formerly Comcast Digital Voice) is a landline telephone service that was launched in 2005 in select markets, and to all of Comcast's markets in 2006. Comcast's older service, Comcast Digital Phone, continued to offer service for a brief period, until Comcast shut it down around late 2007.

  9. Internet service provider - Wikipedia

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    An Internet service provider (ISP) is an organization that provides services for accessing, using, or participating in the Internet. ISPs can be organized in various forms, such as commercial, community-owned , non-profit , or otherwise privately owned .