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April 25th, 2012

Dialup, still?

It’s been 6 1/2 years since I asked, so it’s worth asking again: is anyone out there still using dialup? And if so, what provider do you use?

AOL still (!) offers dialup access for 10 bucks a month. And as of late last year, with 3.5 million users, it was still where AOL got most of its profits. Ouch.

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COD April 26, 2012, 8:14 am

I was recently in conversation with another major national ISP. They still have about 1 million dial up users.

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