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FCC levies its largest fine in history against AT&T

Today, the FCC has released a ruling that AT&T intentionally throttled the data from customers that are still on the old school unlimited data plans.

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AT&T intros new $45 GoPhone Plan

AT&T introduced a new $45 prepaid GoPhone plan today, while also announcing changes in how they handle data overages.  The new GoPhone plan includes: unlimited nationwide voice calling; unlimited nationwide

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Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile to clamp down on data in May

Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile are expected to introduce new data restrictions starting in May. According to Wireless Week, both carriers will throttle customers who go above 2.5GB of 3G/4G

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AT&T Confirms Plans to Throttle Data Effective October 1

You can’t say you didn’t see this one coming.  AT&T has confirmed their plans to throttle data speeds for their heaviest users come October 1st.  The good news here is