Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Comcast Starts $9.95 Internet For Some Families

Comcast Starts $9.95 Internet For Some Families:

"PITTSBURGH -- Comcast has a new program that lowers the price of its monthly Internet service from $48 to $9.95 for families whose children qualify for free school lunch.

The 'Internet Essentials' program is being rolled out for the upcoming school year. It was announced Tuesday at the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh offices downtown.

'It has the capacity to equalize educational activity and to bring the same high-quality educational materials to kids in our hardest-hit urban districts and the kids in our wealthiest suburban districts,' a Comcast spokesman said.

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