T-Mobile NL's new take on unlimited data: net neutrality violation or a way to differentiate?

Thursday 2 June 2016 | 16:53 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
T-Mobile Netherlands has presented a new plan called 'Oneindig Online', offering unlimited mobile data for a flat monthly fee. However, the operator will limit the quality of video for subscribers, a form of traffic management that could raise concerns about net neutrality. The regulator ACM will investigate the offer. While video quality of 480p is probably enough for small screens, there are still some questions unanswered: what is the quality like over Wi-Fi? can a video provider withhold its content if it's worried about the inferior quality on T-Mobile's plan? How is embedded video

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Comcast / KPN / Tele2 / T-Mobile Netherlands / T-Mobile US
Countries: Netherlands / United States
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