AT&T Begins Throttling Heavy Data Users

Throttled Data Plan

If you use a heavy amount of bandwidth on AT&T’s 3G service, don’t be surprised when the company sends you a text message warning of your usage. AT&T is warning those in the top 5% of data use that continued overages will cause their speeds to be reduced to 2G quality. AT&T has not clarified how much data you must use for this to happen. Read the full article at

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Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, co-founder of Metacademy, and the CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC and writes a popular daily business blog. He’s the Co-Host of the award-winning podcast Techstream with Shelly Palmer & Seth Everett and his latest book, Blockchain - Cryptocurrency, NFTs & Smart Contracts: An executive guide to the world of decentralized finance, is an Amazon #1 Bestseller. Follow @shellypalmer or visit


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