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5 responses to “Verizon Follows AT&T’s Lead, Actively Blocking Tethering Without Dedicated Plans”

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  2. Carlos

    Just to be fair, Sprint still actively promotes a $29.99 tethering add on but at least they are still truly unlimited. The sad thing is that it will only be a matter of time before Sprint starts throttling or moves to tiered data. You know, monkey see, monkey do..

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  4. sam somwaru

    this will hurt my business which is already very bad

  5. Phoneman

    This is what happens when the government caves on net neutrality.