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Anyone else experiencing this kind of outage? I guess all that looting by the Rigas is beginning to have some impact on the overall network at Adelphia. bq. According to Adelphia tech support, PowerLink, their cable modem service, is down throughout California right now. The problem […]

Anyone else experiencing this kind of outage? I guess all that looting by the Rigas is beginning to have some impact on the overall network at Adelphia.

bq. According to Adelphia tech support, PowerLink, their cable modem service, is down throughout California right now. The problem is due to “sun interference.” Tech support claims that the sun is in just the right angle to cause interference with their satellites that run PowerLink. I have one question for tech support. If that is the case, then how can you explain the outage all through the night last night, when the sun isn’t even directly shining onto the satellites? For now, the Internet service outage continues… [Webspiffy]

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By Om Malik
  1. Adelphia’s server has been down all afternoon today, May 9, 2004 in the 34997 zip code and is usually down for an hour or two a day. I’m fed up!

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