It’s the same kind of freedom you can expect on prison day-release. You can wander a little bit, but you’ll have to be back on your fixed-broadband leash by nightfall.

Stilgherrian writing about the false promise of mobile broadband at ZDNet.

One thought on “Wireless carriers’ false promise

  1. You had to make me go to ZDnet…

    Anyways, yeah I can kinda understand where he’s coming from, but I’ve lived there for so long it’s hard to remember what not byte-counting is like. Ever since I’ve had ADSL (~2004) it’s been accounting every month making sure we don’t go over. It’s so ingrained in my habits I find it really hard to watch video at work, where we have unlimited because I know how much data it uses.

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