(From the New America Foundation report)

New Report Says “Cash Cow” Data Caps Are About Pleasing Investors, Not Relieving Congestion

Internet users have been complaining about data caps — and the costly penalties for going over said caps — for years, while both wireless and fixed broadband providers claimed these caps were an absolute necessity to curb runaway use. But a new report attempts to debunk many of the ISP industry’s claims. [More]