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cable modem

An internet modem that communicates over the television cable, which can allow a continuously “live” Internet connection and transfer rates of ± 1.5 Mbps
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One is delivered over Cable TV networks and is known as a cablemodem and the other is delivered over existing copper telephone lines and is known as ADSL.