Congstar plans data restrictions for DSL customers

Monday 30 September 2013 | 12:31 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom's discount brand Congstar also plans to throttle bandwidth for fixed-line DSL customers by 2014 at the latest, Focus.de has learned. A company spokesperson confirmed to the magazine that it planned to introduce data limits for DSL customers, although an exact date had not been decided yet.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Congstar / Deutsche Telekom
Countries: Germany
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