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michelle
michelle
12/31/2018 10:26:13 PM
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Re: rear view
I bet you're right! Always, a better option. We look back on the dial-up days and don't miss those speeds at all. 

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JohnDrake
JohnDrake
12/30/2018 11:04:54 PM
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rear view
These milestones will be in the rear view mirror very shortly and just be quaint memories soon, when we hit higher speeds.

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DonBrowne
DonBrowne
12/30/2018 1:54:19 PM
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Gigamaster
Re: How Many Homes
Yes that certainly does seem something to brag about. I know if I received an ad message from Cox with "gigabit speeds available to 99% of households by the end of 2019," it would make me give considerable thought to joining their customer base.

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Joe Stanganelli
Joe Stanganelli
12/29/2018 7:20:24 PM
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Gigamaster
Re: How Many Homes
There are probably between 126 and 127 million households in the US, based on 2017 reporting/estimates.

Cox, as of at least 2016, had 8% market share.

Is those numbers are still at least close to accurate, then we're still talking over one million households that will subscribe to Cox but be unable to access its gigabit service.

At least, if my math and premises are right and I haven't failed to account for something critical here.

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afwriter
afwriter
12/28/2018 11:13:53 PM
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How Many Homes
99% sounds impressive but how many homes is that really? Is 99% for Cox equal to 12% for AT&T?

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