Verizon to start throttling all video on unlimited plans

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  1. lloydstrans

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    Even though they said the grandfathered phones would be limited to 720p. Not seeing it.[​IMG]

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    walked by the verizon store today and they were singing "a throttling we will go, a throttling we will go, hi,ho the derry-o a throttling we will go." (music was farmer in the dell)

    seriously see what not having net neutrality does to you. I wonder if their own services will be throttled.
     
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    I have att as well and I constantly put on their customer surveys that I'm considering T-Mobile. Att have the most to lose with T-Mobile rising from the ashes because it's nothing for their customers to switch or even to try them out.

    Every time TMobile come out with something big att try and somewhat match them.

    As far as VZW customers it is going to take people leaving because if people stay then VZW will keep doing what they do. For some of you I know you almost have no choice because of coverage but every one else have to be willing to move on. Because this is unacceptable. If they came up with a cheaper plan tier that was meant to compete with the non-contract carriers and put restrictions then that would be understandable. But VZW for too long have been interfering with the customers. Just supply the service and take their money, let the customer decide how they want to spend their gigs.

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    Easy, customer service assessment fee.

    Data delivery and maintenance fee

    Wait there's a commercial about this

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    $10 extra per month on which was once standard and still I can be throttled is I go over the allowable 22gigs per months. Yup Verizon found a way to try and get an extra $120 per year out of each customer.

    Next they will bloat up your phones with so much bloatware that your newly bought $1000 phone will crawl like its a 2009 Droid and then charge their customers $10 extra a month to be allowed to remove that bloat so their phones works like they expected it to when the bought it.

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    Is music streaming still free?