gary on 28 Feb 2014 09:54:10 -0800

[Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: [PLUG] Cord Cutting Options

=> One thing that bothers me about FiOS is being forced to rent their
=> hardware.  We have one DVR and two set-top boxes, and pay $30 a month in
=> rent.  Has anyone bought hardware for FiOS?
=> --
=> Greg Helledy

   You should be able to use a CableCard device with FiOS, though I
haven't done it myself.

   In fact, I believe the rental boxes still have CableCard hardware built
into them. There are still lots of features that won't work with a
non-VZ box, though, and the the above link should explain them.

                                     Gary Duzan

=> On 2/28/2014 11:09 AM, Tim Allen wrote:
=>> With these two changes, my bill came down to $110 from $160. I'm
=>> eliminated another $8 / month by purchasing my own cable modem, which I
=>> confirmed, you can now use due to a class action lawsuit last year. You
=>> just have to call in the serial number of the cable modem.
=> -- NOTICE - This communication may contain confidential and privileged
=> information that is for the sole use of the intended recipient. Any
=> viewing, copying of distribution of, or reliance on this message by
=> unintended recipients is strictly prohibited. If you have received this
=> message in error, please notify us immediately by replying to the
=> message and deleting it from your computer.
=> Philadelphia Linux Users Group         --
=> Announcements -
=> General Discussion  --

Philadelphia Linux Users Group         --
Announcements -
General Discussion  --