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Broadband knowledge caps, which exist solely as a method for telecommunications suppliers to gouge you on pricing, are some grade-A bullshit. As proved by the actual fact AT&T has at present made the choice to droop all of them at some stage in the coronavirus pandemic.

As VICE reports, AT&T is the primary main firm to make the choice to droop all broadband knowledge caps, as what could possibly be tens of millions of Individuals are compelled to remain at house and…obtain a bunch of video video games/watch Netflix. 

So when you’ve been eyeing your Steam library and questioning what to obtain and play subsequent whereas hunkered down…now you may obtain all the pieces and simply see what takes your fancy.

With AT&T the one main firm to have introduced such a suspension, a group of US Senators have written to the CEOs of Dash, T-Cellular and Comcast asking them to do likewise.

And bear in mind, when it comes time to alter contracts: if these corporations can “droop” knowledge caps whereas site visitors will probably be at all-time highs, it proves they by no means wanted them within the first place.