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Time Warner Retreats From Internet Use Charge

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Time Warner appears to have backed away from a plan to charge customers according to how much they use the Internet.


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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