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As our data demands grow, the carriers are moving the goalposts once again. The new shared data plans from AT&T and Verizon want to meter your data usage. A lot of people are wondering why there’s no data-only plan available on the market. Well, you can rest assured that it’s coming soon, but will it be affordable? Not if the major carriers have a say.

at&t mobile share plans 2

Last month, AT&T revealed the first details about its upcoming shared data plans, stating that the new pricing scheme will come into effect by the end of August. Now the carrier has announced that the Mobile Share plans will become available to customers starting August 23. AT&T’s Mobile Share plans…

at&t mobile share plans 2

We knew for a while that AT&T would eventually follow Verizon’s example and move to a shared data model for its plans but we now have the official details. Today, the carrier announced that starting this fall, customers will be able to choose new Mobile Share data plans that come…