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Is Cablevision's $10 Wi-Fi-only mobile service a good deal?

Wireless plans don't come cheap. That's why Cablevision's sounds so enticing. But is it really the solution families have been dreaming of? CNET's Marguerite Reardon has the answers in Ask Maggie.

By February 15, 2015

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Freewheel, Cablevision's Wi-Fi-only phone service, goes on sale

The company tries taking on wireless carriers with what it claims is the first all Wi-Fi phone service from a cable provider.

By February 5, 2015

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Cablevision sets sights on mobile carriers with Wi-Fi-only service

Freewheel service will cost $29.95 per month and work only with Motorola's Moto G smartphone, which Cablevision will sell for $99.95.

By January 26, 2015

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Sling TV launches with a new twist on Internet TV

Television service makes an evolutionary leap with Dish's $20 monthly plan, the NFL arrives on YouTube, and Freewheel offers Wi-Fi-only cell phone service.

By January 26, 2015

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Why the FCC is right to act on Net neutrality

Commentary: The new open Internet rules are designed precisely to maintain users' Internet experience by preventing ISPs from picking winners and losers in the digital marketplace.

By February 27, 2015

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Sony sends 'The Interview' far and wide

Still haven't seen the movie that a group of hackers tried to stop? Now you have even more ways to watch it.

By December 31, 2014

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Time Warner Cable, Cablevision light up NYC parks with Wi-Fi

The Wi-Fi hotspots are part of a partnership between the cable companies and New York City that includes a $10 million investment fund for Wi-Fi deployment in parks and public spaces.

By July 16, 2013

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Why the Aereo Supreme Court case over TV’s future is too tough to call

Curious if the Supreme Court will let Aereo live or die? So are copyright experts at the country’s top law schools, especially with the future of TV and digital copyright on the line.

By April 21, 2014

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DSL subscribers more likely to get cheated on broadband, says FCC

Most broadband customers get the speeds ISPs advertise -- but some don't, and they're likely to be DSL users, says an FCC report.

By June 18, 2014

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How Google found the best route for the Netflix era

Commentary: The answer to better, faster video-streaming services over the Internet can be summed up in one word -- competition.

By May 23, 2014