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  • FreedomPop To Offer App-Sized Data Plans, Free Use Of Sponsored Apps

    FreedomPop To Offer App-Sized Data Plans, Free Use Of Sponsored Apps

    Earlier this month, Facebook made some waves in the mobile world when it acquired Pryte, a platform for carriers to sell bite-sized (byte-sized), cheaper, data for specific apps or other services. Facebook’s interest was for its Internet.org push into developing markets, but it’s not the only one interested in a la carte data: a similar model is also getting rolled out in… Read More

  • iPad 3G will be a la carte

    Need some 3G? Buy some 3G! Macrumors has some shots of the interface that will appear when you need to add data to your iPad data plan. You can either add 250MB for $14.99 or change to an unlimited plan for $26.99 a month. You can also cancel your plan right from the iPad, an fascinating concept. Read More