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Vodafone: consumers want cheap internet, don't mind blocks

Wednesday 8 June 2011 | 10:17 CET | News
A large minority (46%) of consumers would not use mobile internet if it becomes much more expensive, according to Vodafone Netherlands. A consumer survey presented by the operator shows that only 6 percent of consumers would pay extra for unlimited mobile internet. Almost half (47%) would prefer to have a discount, with the consequence that certain services such as streaming video, VoIP and chat would not be allowed. Vodafone already blocks mobile VoIP, unless customers take an extra option. The Dutch parliament is considering legislation to disallow this type of pricing and subscription

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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Internet with blocks is not internet. You cannot sell me a land line phone and say who I can call and what I can say. Damn you backward greedy Telcos. Won't be late before technology of Google and Apple eats away all your pie and you will have to play guitar in undergrounds for food and rent.
hashemp hashemian @ 8/6/2011 - 17:22


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