Re: Soon to be High Speed Connections

Norman Wootan ( )
Tue, 14 Apr 1998 20:01:36 -0500

Jerry: My shop is in Garland, with GTE phone service. I can only get on
line at 26,400 there. At my apt. I have SWB phone service and connect at
44,600 with the same modems in both computers. That whole industrial area
in Garland has fiber cable. Maybe things will improve! Norm

Jerry W. Decker wrote:

> Hi Michael!
> Have you heard of the new technology that transmits MEGABYTES of
> information?? I think it is IAML or something like that....and through
> regular phone lines!!
> GTE will be offering FREE ACCESS to their phone customers using this
> technology, to be tested in 15 states in the next few months.
> It is possible this requires fiber optic since they might have converted
> their phone lines to that. There was an ad on TV about it.
> Damn, time to switch to GTE, right now, even in Dallas, it costs about
> $10 to $20 per month for would be bundled and
> blazingly fast. The wave of the future cometh.
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