Verizon now offering 500MB Share Everything option for $40 per month

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Right on the heels of a new plan from AT&T, Verizon sneaks in a costly entry-level option.

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Sprint announces ‘Sprint Unlimited Guarantee’, new data plans

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Sprint confirmed on Thursday that new rate plans will take effect for its customers effective July 12. Called  the Unlimited, My Way, and My All-in plans, these are designed to let new and existing customers choose the right plans and data options with lifetime guarantees. Specifically, those ...

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Virgin Mobile intros $5 daily data plan

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Virgin Mobile USA is adding another option to its mobile Broadband2Go service today, kicking off a new special “Daily Plan”.  Priced at only $5 per day (24hrs), users will find they get up to 200MB of 3G data or where available, unlimited 4G service. Plan options now include: ...

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T-Mobile turns 10 today, begins offering Unlimited 4G data plans

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T-Mobile turns ten years old today, did you remember to buy a gift?  The nation’s fourth largest carrier is celebrating the event by offering up its unlimited data plans. Unveiled back on August 22, the Unlimited Nationwide 4G Data plan cost $20 per month when added to a Value voice and ...

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Sprint TV spots dig at rival’s shared data plans

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Sprint, no fan of shared data plans, has started airing commercials which poke at the idea of pooling data together for families.  OK, maybe not so much at the plans, but more how one determines who gets the bulk of the bucket.  Seems like it could be maddening, no? The video, embedded below, ...

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POLL: Would you consider a shared data plan?

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Do I add my tablet or netbook? Should I add my two teenage children to my plan?

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T-Mobile intros four prepaid data-only options

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T-Mobile today announced four data-only plans for consumers who don’t like to commit to contracts.  Available come May 20th, the plans will provide access to the carrier’s “blazing fast” 4G data speeds across tablets, laptop sticks, and mobile hotspots.  Prices range ...

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Verizon to give users time to evaluate their data choices

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The carrier issues a statement on the upcoming data rate plan switch.

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Verizon to end “grandfathered” unlimited data plans this summer

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As consumers move from 3G to 4G LTE devices, Verizon will migrate consumers away from the unlimited data plan.

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Verizon’s shared data plans due in summer, aimed at multi-device users

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As it sounds today, the plan will be friendly to multi-device users and family users alike.

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Verizon to offer family data plans by the middle of the year

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Later this year, Verizon will be offering family data plans, which should help heavy data users by bringing multiple caps under one umbrella. Of course, this also has the potential to screw some people out of data usage, depending on how they implement it. We shall simply have to see. At an ...

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Virgin Mobile to implement ‘data speed reduction’ (throttling) on March 23

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Speeds will drop down to 256kbps for anyone who exceeds 2.5GB in a month.

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AT&T to Sweeten Data Plans on January 22nd

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AT&T is starting to shake things up a bit on the Tiered Data Plan spectrum.  Announcing new packages starting January 22nd, they hope to compete with Verizon while Big Red doubles the data. In a few days the $15 per month 200MB data plan will be bumped up to $20 and deliver 300MB. (Overage ...

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Verizon readying family data plans for 2012

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Verizon Wireless expects to beginning offer data plans for multiple devices in the coming year, according to CEO Lowell McAdam.  Referring to the feature as “account-level pricing” it would allow for someone to buy one data plan and use it across multiple devices (smartphones, ...

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Sprint announces new data plans for tablets, other mobile broadband devices

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The carrier promises 20 percent more 3G/4G data than its competitors.

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