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Got broadband? Add phone service for $0/month.

By Dave Mathews

These days, many people don’t even have landlinebased telephone service; they get all their calls on their mobile and office phones. But once I settle in at home, I want people to be able to call me on a nice, comfortable cordless phone, even if it’s lost in the couch. At home, the cordless battery is always charged, and it doesn’t matter if I’m in a fringe mobile service area.

If you already have a broadband connection, you can get a home phone ...

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