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3 UK CFO accuses mobile networks of 'dark pricing'

Wednesday 26 March 2014 | 12:35 CET | News
3 UK CFO Richard Woodward has accused mobile networks of using 'dark pricing' tactics to recoup their subsidies for top-end smartphones, reports The Register. Instead of adopting these hidden charges, he said it would make more sense for operators to just charge a bit more for monthly contracts. Speaking at an analyst briefing, Woodward said this 'dark pricing' included excessive charges for calls to UK Freephone number, high roaming charges in and out of the EU, and excessive charges for calls to international numbers.

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