Atlanta – Cox, the nation’s third-largest cable TV provider
with 6.2 million total customers, on Friday announced the launch of a wireless
network service, initially available in just three areas with a total of 1.5
The "Unbelievably Fair" service from Cox Wireless
launches in Orange County, Calif.; Hampton Roads, Va.; and Omaha, Nebr.; the
Associated Press notes the company has also spend $550 million for wireless
spectrum in Atlanta, New Orleans, San Diego, Las Vegas, Kansas and New Mexico.
service will be offered to Cox customers, who will receive free premium
entertainment cable TV channels, or other incentives for signing up.
feature is MoneyBack Minutes, where Cox will pay customers up to $20 cash back
per month for unused wireless minutes.