SBC Communications said it will cut DSL prices to just $19.95 a month for people who sign up for its full unlimited local and long-distance phone plans. The bundle is aimed at competing with cable TV networks' Internet phone offers, which are draining away the big phone companies' core local business.
The total package, with the $49 phone service, is about $70. Compare that to getting a $35 cable modem subscription with a $25 Vonage service. SBC winds up being a little more expensive, but comparable.
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