All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘data roaming’

Data Roaming Costs Lessened with New EU Plan

As of July 1st, new data roaming price caps will take effect in Europe, after an agreement between members of the European Parliament and the Danish Presidency of the Council of Ministers. This new mandate will be helpful to those who travel in Europe, and are forced to rely upon high data roaming charges to use their smartphones. Presently, no …

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FCC: AT&T, Verizon Must Offer Roaming Deals to Competitors

As AT&T’s acquisition of T-Mobile looms, the mobile giant was hit with a new regulation, along with other wireless leader Verizon. Today, the Federal Communications Commission ruled that AT&T and Verizon must make data roaming deals that allow smaller carriers to piggyback off their networks. The network-sharing agreements are already mandatory for voice calls, but until today any agreements made …

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