Excite@Home Announces Targeted Workforce Reductions

Cuts to Total Approximately Thirteen Percent of Workforce



Apr 30, 2001, 01:00 ET from Excite@Home

    REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Excite@Home (Nasdaq:   ATHM),
 the leader in broadband, today announced a workforce reduction of
 approximately 380 employees.  The reductions will impact all divisions
 throughout the company, but are more heavily weighted towards the Company's
 media operations.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990528/SFF034 )
     "We are reducing our workforce to better align our operating expenses with
 our revenue," said Mark McEachen, executive vice president and chief financial
 officer of Excite@Home.  "This action is necessary to achieve our goals of
 continuing to provide value to our shareholders and customers."
 
     ABOUT EXCITE@HOME
     Excite@Home is the leader in broadband, offering consumers residential
 broadband services and businesses high-speed commercial services. Excite@Home
 has three joint ventures outside of North America to deliver high-speed
 Internet services and has localized versions of the Excite service in 15
 international markets.
     This press release contains forward-looking information within the meaning
 of Section 27A of the Securities Exchange Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the
 Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and is subject to the safe harbors created by
 those sections. These forward-looking statements include statements relating
 to the operating results of our access services and content businesses. Actual
 results may differ materially due to a number of factors, including
 Excite@Home's ability to achieve subscriber growth goals; ability to reduce
 its operating expenses in line with projected revenues; agreements with and
 dependence on the actions of our cable partners; ability to generate revenue
 from Internet agreements; and ability to continue to attract traffic to our
 Web sites. The matters discussed in this press release also involve risks and
 uncertainties described in Excite@Home's filings with the SEC. Excite@Home
 assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in
 this press release.
     NOTE:  Excite@Home, @Home, Excite and the "@" stylized logo are trademarks
 of At Home Corporation and may be registered in certain jurisdictions.
 
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SOURCE Excite@Home
    REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Excite@Home (Nasdaq:   ATHM),
 the leader in broadband, today announced a workforce reduction of
 approximately 380 employees.  The reductions will impact all divisions
 throughout the company, but are more heavily weighted towards the Company's
 media operations.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990528/SFF034 )
     "We are reducing our workforce to better align our operating expenses with
 our revenue," said Mark McEachen, executive vice president and chief financial
 officer of Excite@Home.  "This action is necessary to achieve our goals of
 continuing to provide value to our shareholders and customers."
 
     ABOUT EXCITE@HOME
     Excite@Home is the leader in broadband, offering consumers residential
 broadband services and businesses high-speed commercial services. Excite@Home
 has three joint ventures outside of North America to deliver high-speed
 Internet services and has localized versions of the Excite service in 15
 international markets.
     This press release contains forward-looking information within the meaning
 of Section 27A of the Securities Exchange Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the
 Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and is subject to the safe harbors created by
 those sections. These forward-looking statements include statements relating
 to the operating results of our access services and content businesses. Actual
 results may differ materially due to a number of factors, including
 Excite@Home's ability to achieve subscriber growth goals; ability to reduce
 its operating expenses in line with projected revenues; agreements with and
 dependence on the actions of our cable partners; ability to generate revenue
 from Internet agreements; and ability to continue to attract traffic to our
 Web sites. The matters discussed in this press release also involve risks and
 uncertainties described in Excite@Home's filings with the SEC. Excite@Home
 assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in
 this press release.
     NOTE:  Excite@Home, @Home, Excite and the "@" stylized logo are trademarks
 of At Home Corporation and may be registered in certain jurisdictions.
 
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