quote: Tethering consumes data faster than handhelds and smartphone. You are actually paying for the additional burden placed on the network from using a data card or tethering.
quote: This is the very reason wireless providers have two separate plans...one for voice, one for data. If you need data services you need to purchase an aircard.
quote: And of course, due to high startup costs, its very unlikly any new entrents will enter the areana to compete, so you are limited to jsut the 2-3 companies and what they currently offer.
quote: No but I would prefer more competition.
quote: First rule of market economics: Do not talk about market economics
quote: Your gas, electricity, and water are all metered. Wireless data is an even more limited product. Only so much bandwidth available and what exists was purchased for a hell of a lot of money.