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post #21 of 34
sounds good thumb.gif you can always hook your phone up to your computer and use internet of that but it will be slow but hey its going to be free
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post #22 of 34
Then you can use google talk to text and have completely free sms and data.
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post #23 of 34
If everyone does that, free service wont last long.
post #24 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by james_ant View Post

Hopefully no one assassinates him before he completes this project.
Quote:
Originally Posted by _GTech View Post

I got pretty excited till I realized it was "Mobile", not for all Internet Users... mad.gif

Sums up what all I had to say.

First thought: There is already 20 assassins hired by top 20 broadband companies to kill him. sniper.gif

Second thought: Its only for mobile devices, of which I own none. sad-smiley-002.gif
post #25 of 34
as an apology for the atrocity of skype as a program, i assume
post #26 of 34
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Originally Posted by ShadowEW View Post

I'd be welcoming of this if they rolled it out in the UK :3
If I want to get my Blackberry online at the moment (Bold 900 / nothing fancy and not using it for BBM or such) it sets me back £10/month for 200MB of usage.

That's because you have a Blackberry and they charge stupid money for the data. My friend has "free" Internet that he payable £10 pm for!

I have my data inclusive in my package!

And nothing is free. What's the catch? Bombarded with ads? Lose rights to browsing privacy? Nothing is free. Someone, somewhere is paying for it, if it's not you, then who is it and what do they get? I'd rather pay myself and know what's what and who's getting what
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wheee.gif Now how about some free fiber internet?
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post #28 of 34
i bet skype prices are gonna go up
    
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post #29 of 34
Very interesting. Must read after toke.
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post #30 of 34
Even if he charged what it would cost at home and it limitation it could gain.sadly the giant use the same word(unlimited)anyone even tho we now know only a limited few such as t-mobile offer unlimited.(no added cost)
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