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Old 11-20-2018, 02:02 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by Mavrick View Post
Question is who will you pay for the privilege? Sure as hell wont be free, just look at what happened to the real Tesla and his plans for FREE energy, his corporate backing would have none of it and cut off his funding and he died a penniless old man whilst the government confiscated his lifes work.
This, unfortunately. And given the prevalence of cell phones (more per household than computers/laptops these days), it will likely be cell companies tryiing to flaunt their 5G+ internet service packages as “all purpose.” And that scares the hell out of us here in Canada. The only 3 mobile companies are taking us to the f#cking cleaners just on cell phone service fees. A jump to include their internet as an an inclusive internet service would probably double or triple their rates!

As a point of reference, my wife and I pay $160/month for 2 lines with a shared 5GB/month data allowance.Yes, there are cheaper plans with different companies, but they all have terrible service (customer AND/OR technical). Also, not much cheaper to make up that difference in quality service.

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