Ranking the highest according to a sample of 20,000 credit scores and their corresponding email addresses are BellSouth and Comcast, with Gmail trailing right behind. Reasonable enough, but what's AOL doing anywhere but at the bottom? [Mashable]
It seems Uncle Sam is looking out for those of you in AT&T's 22-state landline service area. If you have never been a customer of AT&T or BellSouth broadband, you are entitled to an unadvertised $10-per-month DSL service.
You know those CDs that ISPs send you full of "helpful" "support" software? The ones that most computer-savvy people ignore? Well, you'd better just keep on ignoring them.
This is an old story, and I'm sad we missed it. Lafayette, Louisiana is trying to install and maintain their own fiber-optic network to service their town of 160,000 people. BellSouth, it seems, believes this is wrong. In a claim similar to the old "non-standard telephones will destroy the network" which led to years…