House lawmakers demand answers from Apple on throttling older phones

The fallout over Apple’s throttling of older iPhones is continuing as Republican lawmakers sent a letter on Friday to the tech giant demanding answers to more than a dozen questions.

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Netflix admits to throttling video on AT&T & Verizon, says it was to protect viewers

Article Image Netflix has been throttling video for AT&T and Verizon mobile subscribers for over five years, the streaming service has newly admitted, claiming it was in customers’ best interests.

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T-Mobile's Binge On throttling all video to 1.5Mbps, regardless of source, EFF says

Article Image For Binge On users, T-Mobile is indeed throttling all video — despite the carrier’s statements to the contrary, according to a report by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

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T-Mobile says it's 'optimizing' YouTube video, not throttling it

Article Image Looking to deflect allegations, T-Mobile denied that it’s throttling YouTube for users of its Binge On perk, instead saying that it’s presenting “mobile optimized” content.

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AT&T eases up on throttling of grandfathered unlimited data plans for smartphones

AT&T has relaxed its policy of throttling users of its grandfathered unlimited data plans, and will now only impose slower speeds only at times or in places with high network congestion, a small update to the carrier’s website revealed on Thursday.



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