AT&T Announces Hotspot Feature for $45
AT&T today announced that starting with the February 13 launch of the HTC Inspire 4G, it will offer a mobile hotspot feature to select smartphones. Together with a data plan, the feature will cost a total of $45 per month and allow for 4GB of data transfer. At the same time, AT&T is also adding a 2GB data allowance to users of its tethering plan. Users who pay the extra $20 to tether their smartphone to a laptop won't be limited to 2GB, and will instead have 4GB of data for the month.
T-Mobile Increases Mobile Hotspot Allowance
T-Mobile has given its unlimited data customers 2 more gigabytes of data just for mobile hotspot use. The unlimited plan costs $80 per month and had included 5 GB for mobile hotspots; now customers have access to 7 GB of data for mobile hotspots.
T-Mobile Increasing Unlimited Data Plan Price by $15
T-Mobile is prepared to debut new pricing for its unlimited data plan beginning Nov. 15.
Verizon Makes Unlimited Plans Pricier, More Complicated
Verizon today revealed revamped unlimited plans that aren't nearly as attractive as last month's plans. The standard Unlimited plan now costs $85/month instead of $80/month, and has been renamed "Beyond Unlimited".
T-Mobile Uncarrier 12 Heralds Fully Unlimited Service
T-Mobile today announced T-Mobile One, a truly unlimited rate plan that includes all-you-can-eat data, messaging, and minutes. T-Mobile says the new T-Mobile One plan includes many of the Uncarrier benefits, such as T-Mobile Tuesdays, Stock Up, WiFi Unleashed, Carrier Freedom, Mobile Without Borders, and Global Freedom.
T-Mobile Targets Tethering Thieves In TOS Crackdown
T-Mobile is today taking action against a small percentage of customers abusing the mobile hotspot feature by enforcing its terms of service. T-Mobile customers who sign up for unlimited smartphone data plans are given 7GB of data allotted specifically for mobile hotspot use.
Step back to unlimited?
As far as the tethering goes, this is def. a step i...
I keep wondering if they are just going to fold and bring back the unlimited plan. I've been hearing rumors that they are secretively giving the unlimited plan to customers who are looking to switch to Verizon. I k
Are You Being For Real?
Yeah go ahead and reply with "but sprint just started the $10 premium data charge". Save it, Net Neutrality is on trial is facing the chopping block, just look what just happened in Canada with bandwidth caps for freaking wireline services for crying out loud. The premium data charge is Sprints solution to AVOID going to teired or metered data plans unlike AT&T and Verizon.
So people are happy about this announcement why? $45 / 4GB ...
$45 / 4GB is not a good plan, its a smack in the face and highly insulting to the tech savy consumer that knows what it should cost.
AT&T leadership clearly does not want those customers on their pr...
Welcome to to 2011 at&t!!
especially for at&t customers in my area... still go the ol' EDGE
more crack anyone?
Not to brag, but...