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Should have written to the public utilities commission. Are you listening CenturyLink?

December 15th, 2016 · No Comments

Date: Sat, 10 Dec 2016 23:24:46 -0500 From: paultierney Subject: CenturyLink Problems Monda Welch has been documenting her tribulations with CenturyLink and I don’t want her to feel alone. Plus, I have some info that might save you some money. Telephone service has never been reliable here, but since last summer I’ve had a “temporary” above […]

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Tags: Technology

Chatham Development Briefing is on August 31

August 11th, 2016 · Comments Off on Chatham Development Briefing is on August 31

Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2016 11:10:55 -0400 From: “Cindy Poindexter” Subject: Chatham Development Briefing – August 31 We are just 3 weeks away from the Chatham Development Briefing. August 31, 2016 7:30am – 10:15am Governors Club 11000 Governors Drive, Chapel Hill 7:30a – Registration, Networking & Full Breakfast 8:00a – Briefing begins Consultants, Real estate […]

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Tags: 27514 · Business · Calendar · Chapel Hill · Development

Not only is CenturyLink crazy slow with their internet service….

August 6th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Date: Thu, 4 Aug 2016 10:09:56 -0400 From: Cathy Holt Subject: century link Not only is century link crazy slow with their internet service, but recently sometimes even their phone service seems oversubscribed. Yesterday for about 20 minutes when I tried to make a phone call I was told that I needed to try my […]

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Tags: Business · Musings

CenturyLink is not much better than using string and dixie cups

June 22nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

We loathe CenturyLink. If I could run string and dixie cups to various destinations, it would be an upgrade from them

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Tags: Musings

As much as we hate CenturyLink, at least we have an internet connection in our homes

March 1st, 2016 · Comments Off on As much as we hate CenturyLink, at least we have an internet connection in our homes

Date: Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:52:27 -0500 From: Carol Phillips Subject: Re: CenturyLink and my 2 cents When I worked with data communications, way back when POT (plain old telephone) was the only answer, I had to trace the data to the POT to prove the difficulty we were having was not ours. Then the […]

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Tags: Musings

Fun with CenturyLink

October 13th, 2015 · Comments Off on Fun with CenturyLink

Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2015 10:08:51 -0400 From: dave cohen Subject: Fun with CenturyLink We all love to bash CenturyLink here. I recently changed to faster DSL (double the speed) with them, and bill will actually drop $19/month in the future. Contact them to see if you can get this package. So, point in their […]

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Tags: Business · Pittsboro

Satellite Internet Experience faster than CenturyLink

March 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Satellite Internet Experience faster than CenturyLink

Date: Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:20:20 -0400 From: Carol Phillips Subject: Re: Satellite Internet Experience I had Exede Satellite installed about a month ago. So far so good — and much faster than Century Link at a guaranteed download speed of 12mbps. I had heard and read complaints about the service going down all the […]

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Tags: Recommendations · Technology

Verizon network extenders do work as long as you have good, reliable high speed internet

February 11th, 2015 · Comments Off on Verizon network extenders do work as long as you have good, reliable high speed internet

Date: Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:12:25 -0500 From: Mike Fox Subject: Verizon network extenders In response to David Hamilton’s questions, these network extenders, also known as Femtocells, do work as along as you have good, reliable high speed internet. They become a mini cell in your house and they use your high speed internet connection […]

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Tags: Uncategorized

Sunday evening cost cutting post

February 10th, 2015 · Comments Off on Sunday evening cost cutting post

Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2015 21:55:19 -0500 From: “connectnc.net” Subject: Sunday evening cost cutting post I had a couple of things to share . I found a few ways to save on our meat bill part of the groceries . Compare foods across from Piggly Wiggly in Siler City had a great assortment of meats […]

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Tags: 27344 · Business · Food & Drink · Siler City

Broadband Service in Southeastern Chatham County off HWY 902

November 13th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:12:37 -0500 From: Marian Norton Subject: Broadband Service in Southeastern Chatham-HWY 902 I’ve responded to Nancy who was looking for information on broadband service on Hwy 902, but if anyone else needs information–here is what I know. Satellite and mobile connections are just not real solutions for broadband. After years […]

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Tags: Bear Creek · Development · Technology