The buzz about digital subscriber lines, or DSL, has reached a fevered pitch. Rhythms NetConnections soared in its first day of trading following a successful IPO that priced above its expected range, reflecting continued investor interest in everything broadband. NorthPoint Communications, another upstart data carrier, will get access to Frontier's high-speed pipes in a new investment deal.
Rhythms triples on first day of trading
The upstart provider of high-speed Net access more than triples in its first day of trading following an IPO that priced above its expected per share range.
Rhythms prices IPO above expected range
NorthPoint grabs Frontier investment
New bill could level DSL playing field