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I'm at $30 for unlimited data, and I'm staying that way until they pry it from my cold, dead hands. And when they do, I'm bringing a suit against them for breach of contract - we'll just see if their little "we can change terms whenever we want" language holds up against an unconscionable clam. They'll throw some nazgul lawyer against it, but I don't care.

I will never sign another contract with them and will only upgrade my phone on the no-contract rate. In fact, I'll never sign another mobile contract again. I don't know why consumers sign those things. I've been burned by them and have learned my lesson.
    
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Originally Posted by Evil Penguin View Post
They are just looking for more reasons to get people off the unlimited plan.
Up yours, AT&T.
+1 This

I was an AT&T customer for 34 years (parents got me/my sisters a phone when I was little).

I dropped them on their ear now. They can bite me. My ISP doesn't bandwidth monitor me, and my new mobile phone carrier gives me unlimited data.

I second your remark.
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As far as I know, IOS 4 has put something that detects if the phone is tethering, stock or jailbroken. Luckily Android phones have no such problem because they still use the mobile phone APN for tethering and not switch to a tethering APN automatically.
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Originally Posted by CJRhoades View Post
Isn't it strange that I get unlimited 3G data with unlimited tethering for $10 a month just because I have a "feature" phone, not a smart phone? I've never understood why data packages are so expensive and limited for smart phone users while I pay very little and get unlimited use. I have AT&T btw.
I think sprint would be doing the same thing if they were in AT&Ts position.

Watch in a few years how that unlimited will vanish.
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