Frontier pitches discounted broadband to Lifeline customers

In today's spotlight, FierceTelecom takes a look at efforts by Frontier Communications (Nasdaq: FTR) to sell discounted broadband service to subscribers in eastern Ohio. The rural telco is offering the discounts through an FCC pilot program focused on extending broadband to participants in its Lifeline telephone service program. Frontier is teaming up with nonprofit firm Connect Ohio to market its broadband product. Read more