Man Wants Verizon FiOS, Keeps Getting Credit Score Dinged Instead

Man Wants Verizon FiOS, Keeps Getting Credit Score Dinged Instead

Todd’s subject line to us was, “Verizon FiOS hates me,” and maybe he’s right. Each time he tries to sign up for their package deal, they check his credit score, proceed with the sign-up process, then cancel everything at the last minute due to a “technical glitch.” They say he can try a third time if he wants. [More]

T-Mobile Down Throughout Southern States, But Back Up Now!

T-Mobile Down Throughout Southern States, But Back Up Now!

What the heck, did you guys strike early, and target the wrong wireless carrier? The day before the possibly-ill-conceived “Operation Chokehold” is supposed to bring AT&T’s wireless network to a standstill, T-Mobile steals all the bad press by going out this evening across large parts of the Southeastern US and Puerto Rico.
 
Update: Immediately after posting this, T-Mobile announced the service was back up.

Sirius Streaming Radio Not Working For Some Customers

Sirius Streaming Radio Not Working For Some Customers

Sirus-XM charges for access to its Sirius Music Player, but for the past few days, some customers can’t get it to work. One of them in this forum says it only connects after Howard Stern is over, and speculates that some cost-cutting measures have reduced available bandwidth, leading to locked-out customers. In another thread customers are complaining that popular third-party streaming radio services have been sent cease-and-desist letters from Sirius, further limiting access to streaming Sirius programming online. Naturally, Sirius-XM hasn’t responded to customer queries about the issue.

Fandango & Regal Play Blame Game For Missing Tickets

Fandango & Regal Play Blame Game For Missing Tickets

After waiting in line ~10 minutes I swipe my credit card only to get the following message “Tickets cannot be found, please try another machine.” After trying several other machines, I quickly realize that nobody can find their tickets.

TWC Apologizes For Botched 1-Cent-Movie Weekend, Offers Coupons

TWC Apologizes For Botched 1-Cent-Movie Weekend, Offers Coupons

We totally exceeded the number by 3-times the amount. It was hugely successful. But a lot of people used it at peak times, which overloaded the system. For any inconvenience we caused for customers, we do apologize.

Time Warner Cable's 1 Cent Movie Weekend Just Annoys Customers Even More

Time Warner Cable's 1 Cent Movie Weekend Just Annoys Customers Even More

Update: TWC says sorry, offers coupons to affected customers.

Xbox Live Won't Refund Points For Game They Can't Deliver

Xbox Live Won't Refund Points For Game They Can't Deliver