Tag: Frontier

  • Frontier Customers Can Save $10 Per Month on YouTube TV

    Frontier Customers Can Save $10 Per Month on YouTube TV

    Frontier and YouTube TV announced a partnership today that will give Frontier Internet customers a discount on the live TV streaming service.Beginning today, Frontier customers can save $10/month on a YouTube TV subscription to stream content on their smart TVs, phones, tablets, computers, and streaming devices. “This partnership with YouTube TV gives our customers the […]

  • Frontier Internet is Experiencing Outages Across the Country

    Frontier Internet is Experiencing Outages Across the Country

    Customers of Frontier Communications, an internet provider in 26 states, are reporting outages. Hotspots for the outages are Dallas, Las Vegas, Anaheim, Tampa, Orlando, Plano, Los Angeles, Riverside, and Chicago, according to Down Detector.  Frontier is aware of the issue and working on a solution, offering responses to customers on Twitter.  “We’re working to resolve the […]

  • Frontier Files for Bankruptcy, Plans to Continue Providing Service Without Interruption

    Frontier Files for Bankruptcy, Plans to Continue Providing Service Without Interruption

    Frontier announced Tuesday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company noted that it plans to continue providing service without interruption. In a press release following the filing, Frontier said that, with a restructuring agreement, the company and bondholders have agreed to implement a plan for reducing the company’s debt by over $10 […]

  • Verizon DSL Users Aren’t Eligible for Recent Low-Income Offers

    Verizon DSL Users Aren’t Eligible for Recent Low-Income Offers

    While hundreds of broadband companies and telcos have taken the Federal Communications Commission up on its Keep Americans Connected pledge, several of the deals on offer come with significant restrictions within the fine print. Case in point: Verizon’s offer of temporary free service for low-income households does not extend to the company’s DSL customers, Ars […]

  • Frontier Moves Toward Restructuring Debt by Entering Interest Payment Grace Period

    Frontier Moves Toward Restructuring Debt by Entering Interest Payment Grace Period

    In January, we reported on Frontier Communications’ struggle to survive with the growth of cord cutting. At that time, reports showed that Frontier was planning to file for bankruptcy this month. Now, Frontier has announced that it will invoke a 60 day grace period to pay its debt, originally due March 16. “We remain actively […]

  • Frontier Will Now Sell Philo to Its Customers

    Frontier Will Now Sell Philo to Its Customers

    Frontier Communications will now sell the streaming service Philo to its broadband customers. Philo made the deal with Frontier just after making the same deal with WOW! We’ll likely continue to see deals like this as smaller and mid-size cable providers focus more on broadband service and move away from offering traditional cable TV services. […]

  • CenturyLink & Frontier Failed to Meet FCC Broadband Requirements

    CenturyLink & Frontier Failed to Meet FCC Broadband Requirements

    CenturyLink and Frontier each received federal funding to expand their broadband networks in rural areas, but have reportedly failed to meet the requirements for that funding. ARS Technica reported that CenturyLink notified the Federal Communications Commission that it “may not have reached the deployment milestone” in 23 states, meeting the requirement in only 10. Frontier also notified […]

  • As Cord Cutting Grows Frontier Communications May Soon Be Sold or Face Bankruptcy

    As Cord Cutting Grows Frontier Communications May Soon Be Sold or Face Bankruptcy

    Frontier Communications has been recently struggling to service the growth of cord cutting. Now Frontier Communications is facing a possible sale or bankruptcy as it tries to handle its debt and growing competition. According to a report from HeraldNet, WaveDivision Capital is on track to close on a possible purchase of Frontier Communications later this […]

  • As Cord Cutting Grows Frontier Communications May Soon Go Into Bankruptcy

    As Cord Cutting Grows Frontier Communications May Soon Go Into Bankruptcy

    For years now cord cutting has slowly been eating into cable TV. Now it seems Frontier Communications is struggling and according to analysts, Frontier may consider Chapter 11 Bankruptcy as early as the first quarter of 2020. According to Bloomberg, creditors are pushing Frontier for a plan to pay off its $17.5 billion in debt. […]

  • Frontier & Nokia Plan to Offer 10 Gigabit Internet Speeds in the US

    Frontier & Nokia Plan to Offer 10 Gigabit Internet Speeds in the US

    Wish your internet connection was faster? This week Frontier Communications and Nokia announced a partnership to do just that. With this partnership, Frontier plans to offer 10-gigabit internet speeds over their fiber network. “We are excited to be working with Nokia on solutions that bring multi-Gigabit services to the home and quickly scale to 10 […]