Topic: sponsored data
Chairman and commissioners unsure if plan violates net neutrality rules
By Katy Bachman on Jan. 8, 2014 - 9:49 PM EST
Critics of AT&T’s sponsored data plan say it’s a clear violation of the Federal Communications Commission’s net neutrality rules, but the FCC isn’t so sure. Based on comments made at two…
Developers cover cost of streaming, but will it favor the wealthy?
By Garett Sloane, Katy Bachman on Jan. 6, 2014 - 1:28 PM EST
AT&T is launching a sponsored data program, allowing app developers and content makers to cover the costs of their services. Data is the lifeline of the mobile world, allowing users to…