Thousands of Hudson Valley residents have lost their Internet, cable and telephone connections in a widespread Optimum outage that hit the Northeast. Downdetector.com reported an increase in downtime from Friday at 19.00.
Optimum recognized the failure, but gave no indication of the cause.
I spotted the failure after my faint gas light came on and bounced around at three gas stations to find one with a working credit card machine. It turns out that cashless driving and driving with vapors is not a way to go to the Internet by living in a world. My solution was to flip through change and purses until I found out about 8.65 US dollars for the power supply of my Subaru over the weekend.
Others proceeded differently, banding together the emergency numbers and turning to the police for assistance. The police in Fairfield, Conn. And Ossining told citizens not to call them because of their connectivity issues.
The failures seemed to abate on Saturday morning at 9:30. How did you manage your entire 1