Cox Low Income Internet Discount

Cox Communications is the largest private telecom company in the U.S., with over 6 million residential and business customers. Cox is an avid participant in the non-profit Connect2Compete initiative whose mission is to provide affordable high speed Internet to low income Americans. “Having a computer and Internet service at home is no longer a luxury […]
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New Cox Contour 2 Review

I will review the new Cox Contour system with XR-11 voice remotes. The system is referred to by various names such as Contour 2, Contour 6, Contour TV, the New Contour, etc. depending on where you look. What distinguishes the new Contour system from the first-generation Contour is the voice activated remotes and the sleek […]
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Current Cox Data Limits

Cox has typically employed “soft data limits”, which did not carry any penalties for exceeding the monthly data cap for broadband Internet usage. However as Dslreports.com recently reported in their post “Cox Communications Eyes Usage Caps, Overage Fees“, Cox has been testing data overage fees in trial markets.  Below is a excerpt from this page […]
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Cox Gigablast Internet Install

I recently had the new Cox Gigablast (Gigabit) Internet installed. In this post I will explain the Gigablast install and review the performance of the service. Gigablast is Cox cable’s name for its fiber optic Gigabit Internet service. Google started installing Gigabit fiber Internet a few years ago and other ISP’s such as Cox are […]
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Cox Ranked 18th in Top 50 Companies for Diversity

Cox Communications has continued to show why it’s the best service provider in America after ranking eighteenth on the 2016 Top 50 Companies for Diversity list. The announcement was made officially by DiversityInc at the diversity and inclusion’s keystone event held at Cipriani Wall Street on April 19. DiversityInc’s annual survey – tracking the nation’s […]
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Cox Opposes BMG Plea on Permanent Broad Injunction

Cox Communications has come out to object a request for broad permanent injunction by music publisher BMG. In their request, BMG wants Cox to spy on its customers but they argue that it goes against their privacy policy. They further argue that BMG is seeking an unprecedented permanent injunction that is not limited to the […]
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Cox Takes G1GABLAST Internet Service to Tucson

In a bid to reach out to more customers, Cox Communications is taking its Gigabit Internet service for residential customers to Tucson, Arizona. It will begin at The Place @ Presidio Trails and it is being marketed under the brand name “G1GABLAST”. The service provider is hoping to offer Internet speeds of 100 times faster […]
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TWC Customers Lose Email Passwords to Hackers

Time Warner Cable (TWC) had its system hacked into early this month and there are fears that up to 320,000 customers could have lost their email passwords to the hackers. The company has already raised the red flag and warned customers to be wary of such people who are not in for anything good. TWCs […]
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Cox Launches Gigabit Internet Service in Oklahoma

Cox Communications has confirmed that its Gigabit Internet service for residential customers is now available in Oklahoma City. In an announcement on January 7 at Oklahoma State Capitol, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin and Cox executives partnered to share the news and to introduce the first G1GABLAST customer in Oklahoma. “This is an important development for […]
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Cox Takes Residential Gigabit Internet Service to Northern Virginia

Cox Communications has began deploying Gigabit Internet service for residential customers in Northern Virginia, the first gigabit service in the DC Metro area. The deployment will allow customers to seamlessly connect all their new gadgets this holiday. Through a press release, Cox announced that G1GABLAST which offers speeds of 100 times faster than the average […]
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