Yeah, sounds fishy that something like that would be released here, but
not in the states. It would kill company ISP's anyway over here...
I'll believe it when I see it...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ray at skynet.ie [mailto:ray at skynet.ie]
> Sent: Monday, February 28, 2000 11:59 AM
> To: Donncha O Caoimh
> Cc: ilug at linux.ie> Subject: Re: [ILUG] [OT] Genesis Europe, dirt cheap Internet access..
>>> On Mon, 28 Feb 2000, Donncha O Caoimh wrote:
>> I didn't see the add but Something strikes me as strange...
>> A 2 Mbit line for a corporate is going to cost somewhere in
> the order of
> 45-50 k pa & doesn't use a "standard" phone line, I've no
> idea how much a
> 45Mbit line is going to cost even if it's not permanent,
> something there
> doesn't add up. Maybe I've missed something but please tell
> me if I have
> Ray ...
>> |Anyone see the advert in the Sunday Tribune yesterday? this
> ISP promises
> |45Mbits to your house over standard phone lines. It's a flat rate
> |service, with no concept of peak/off-peak usage.
> |Their Internet service won't start until November, but they
> also offer
> |low cost international calls, ~12p/min to the USA..
> |Their number was 1800 436 37 47 but I don't know if it's
> active now. The
> |ad said it was active for the weekend.
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