Comcast Expands Internet Data Usage Caps and Penalties in November
This could impact users' monthly cable bills as well as surfing and streaming habits.
Last week Comcast (Xfinity) customers in more than two dozen regions across the U.S. will be automatically enrolled in the company's new One Terabyte Data Usage Plan, effective November 1. For those customers, anyone who exceeds 1 TB of data usage each month from streaming music or videos, playing online games, downloading photos or surfing the Internet will have to pay for those data overages, and the penalties are steep - up to $200 a month! Why is Comcast doing this? How will it impact streaming and digital subscriptions?
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