EFF thinks T-Mobile could be violating net neutrality with new data plan – ZDNet

T-Mobile chief executive John Legere speaks at an Un-carrier event in San Francisco in September, 2014. (Image: CNET/CBS Interactive) Electronic Frontier Foundation believes T-Mobile’s new “T-Mobile One” data plan could violate net neutrality principles because of how it allows customers to use data. ​Net neutrality becomes the law of the land With Congress washing its […]

Best Buy at 50: Future’s Bleak for Brick-and-Mortar Giant – Newsweek

This article was originally published on the Motley Fool. There’s a pretty big sale taking place at Best Buy through Saturday night, with large markdowns to celebrate Best Buy turning 50 years old. A golden anniversary is as good a reason as any to host a massive sale, and some will argue that it’s not the only […]

The AppAdvice Tech Week in Review: New Carrier Plans Ahead of ‘iPhone 7’ Announcement – AppAdvice

New carrier plans announced, all with limits On Thursday, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile each announced new data plans. AT&T’s Mobile Share Advantage plans eliminate overages fees. However, they also raise the monthly cost of each device on your plan. These data plans begin at $30 per month (plus a $20 per month access fee). Sprint’s new unlimited […]

Apple and Google join ‘strike force’ to crack down on robocalls – The Verge

Apple and Google parent company Alphabet have joined a coalition of more than 30 tech companies and telecoms focused on combating automated phone calls, according to Reuters. Called the “Robocall Strike Force,” the group is led by the Federal Communications Commission, which held its first hearing on the subject today in Washington, DC. Robocalls include both prerecorded […]

The AppAdvice Tech Week in Review: New Carrier Plans Ahead of ‘iPhone 7’ Announcement – AppAdvice

New carrier plans announced, all with limits On Thursday, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile each announced new data plans. AT&T’s Mobile Share Advantage plans eliminate overages fees. However, they also raise the monthly cost of each device on your plan. These data plans begin at $30 per month (plus a $20 per month access fee). Sprint’s new unlimited […]

Lyft pushes back at Uber’s ‘unsavory tactics’ – The Verge

Lyft is not happy with Travis Kalanick and Uber. Last week, Lyft found itself the subject of several stories claiming the company was involved in active but unsuccessful acquisition talks with a number of firms. Naturally, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick seized the opportunity to zing his competition. Kalanick told Uber investors that his company […]