The two companies make a deal that enables EarthLink customers to access wireless high-speed Internet via Clearwire's network.
EarthLink DSL service is perfect for the home user who wants broadband speed without paying cable prices.
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Internet provider Earthlink to pay $516 million to merge with ITC Deltacom, a regional carrier in the Southeast.
Internet service provider reports lower second-quarter sales and earnings as subscriber numbers tumble.
Company beats expectations for the first quarter and continues to bring up profits even though it also continues to lose dial-up subscribers.
The Internet service provider was profitable in 2008, but all the cuts have left it without a long-term strategy for the future.
After exiting the citywide Wi-Fi business and getting rid of its investment in Helio, EarthLink has managed to boost its quarterly profits to $54.7 million.
Wireless Philadelphia, the nonprofit charged with providing broadband bundles to low-income families in Philadelphia, may be better off in the long run without EarthLink.
A Wall Street Journal report suggests EarthLink wants to buy AOL's dial-up Internet business.
Company says it will turn off service in 30 days after it was unable to negotiate a deal with the city and a nonprofit group interested in taking over the network.