BellSouth Corp. is introducing a $10-per-month add-on home-networking service
for its digital-subscriber-line subscribers.
The '2Wire HomePortal 1000' residential gateway includes a router, modem and
professional-grade firewall, and it plugs into a single telephone jack.
It uses 'HomePNA' technology to connect various in-home computers to the
The $10 fee comes on top of BellSouth's typical $49.95-per-month DSL
services. There is a $149 one-time equipment charge.
BellSouth also offer 24/7 live technical support.