Starting January 12, all existing and new customers of DirecTV or U-Verse can switch to the new AT&T Unlimited Plan. The plan costs $100/month for the first device and just $180/month for four devices.
AT&T raising its activation fees to $45, off-contract customers slammed with $15 charge
Beginning June 1, Verizon is changing their upgrade program, Edge, so that the number of monthly payments for a device changes from 24 months to 20 months. Verizon is also changing the percentage of a device's costs that a customer will need to pay off before they can upgrade from 50% to 60%.
AT&T offers Next plans to subscribers after 6 months