Forget sending your kids to law school. Coax them to become a cell phone for serious earning capacity. LA Times’ Business Columnist David Lazarus has uncovered an interesting study analyzing cell phone costs and usage. The study may not be all that scientific, but the results are certainly note-worthy. Apparently the results of their study… Read More Doctors, lawyers cheaper than cellphone calls
On the Time Warner Cable front, it appears this morning that some of their internet service customers are still experiencing DNS problems. Over the weekend TWC television subscribers were offered a special on the OnDemand movie rental service. The One Cent Movies On Demand offer was supposed to allow subscribers the chance to rent a… Read More Nookie Reimbursement Eludes TWC Customers
Since they’re being such good sports (and Twitter is down for scheduled maintenance right now), I thought I’d go ahead and recap some of the better news appearances Time Warner Cable has made lately. I just want to take a second to state that I know that most of the good people of this company… Read More TWC Fuels the Fires
Ever seeking to reinforce their appearance of ineptitude, Time Warner Cable has stopped resolving DNS requests again today. It must be that time of the month for them. One month ago to the day Forbes ran an article about how their DNS servers are still vulnerable to attack. I’ve bypassed this by using public DNS… Read More TWC DNS Outage. Again.
After years of providing some of the nation’s most famously dissatisfying customer service, it looks like Time Warner Cable may have maxed out its subscriber base. Also, their ad revenue seems to be down. Bwaaaaaah! What’s interesting is that their service is so notorious for suckage that said suckage has actually spawned a secondary marketplace.… Read More Karmic Alignment Hits TWC
Time Warner Cable plans to cut off your internet when it thinks you’ve had enough. From el reg.
I had another splendid experience with Time Warner customer service the other day. Unlike my previous experiences with them, however, this call was cleverly camouflaged in competency! They do seem to have added a new group of CSRs. That, or they’ve stepped up the training regimen at one of their call centers. Ugh, Steve Ross… Read More Duh, Time Warner Cable = Regional Monopoly