Throttling

01.28.15
FTC says Straight Talk's promises of unlimited data were crooked
01.28.15

FTC says Straight Talk's promises of unlimited data were crooked

If you were seduced by offers of "unlimited" phone data on prepaid carriers like Straight Talk or...

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01.10.15
AT&T invokes Title II status to dismiss FTC data throttling suit
01.10.15

AT&T invokes Title II status to dismiss FTC data throttling suit

AT&T definitely doesn't want to be regulated as a Title II "common carrier" internet provider,...

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12.05.14
Engadget Daily: Target's network breach, a tour of JetBlue's 'Mint' cabin and more!
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12.05.14

Engadget Daily: Target's network breach, a tour of JetBlue's 'Mint' cabin and more!

Flying first class is a wonderful experience, but for most it's simply too expensive. JetBlue's ne...

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12.05.14
AT&T throttles unlimited data plans at 5GB, no congestion required
12.05.14

AT&T throttles unlimited data plans at 5GB, no congestion required

It's no secret that AT&T throttles its users unlimited data connections. The company has been...

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11.25.14
FCC orders T-Mobile to stop misleading throttled customers about speeds
11.25.14

FCC orders T-Mobile to stop misleading throttled customers about speeds

Up to now, T-Mobile has been generously unblocking Ookla and other mobile test sites so you could...

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10.28.14
FTC sues AT&T over 'deceptive' mobile data throttling (update: response)
10.28.14

FTC sues AT&T over 'deceptive' mobile data throttling (update: response)

If you felt that AT&T pulled a fast one by promising you unlimited mobile data only to throttl...

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10.01.14
Verizon won't be throttling unlimited LTE data plans after all
10.01.14

Verizon won't be throttling unlimited LTE data plans after all

If you were worried that Verizon would start throttling your unlimited data plan because you use i...

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08.13.14
T-Mobile cracks down on customers who abuse their unlimited data
08.13.14

T-Mobile cracks down on customers who abuse their unlimited data

If you're using T-Mobile's network to torrent all seven seasons of The West Wing (remember kids, p...

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07.25.14
Verizon to start throttling data on unlimited LTE plans
07.25.14

Verizon to start throttling data on unlimited LTE plans

Out of the many trappings US carriers have in common, throttling speeds for heavy data users is ce...

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