Time Warner Retreats From Internet Use Charge
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And one final note. Last week we spoke with our regular All Tech contributor Omar Gallaga about Time Warner's plan to test a new fee system for its Internet services. The plan would have replaced its one-price unlimited access plan with a tiered pricing plan based on how much you use. In short, those who download more could pay more.
Well, after a public outcry and scrutiny from Capitol Hill, Time Warner announced that it's putting the pricing change on hold, at least until further consultation with customers.
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