Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday August 14, 2014

T-Mobile To Throttle Customers That Use Torrents

Bad news for T-Mobile customers that like downloading Linux distros off torrent sites. An internal memo shows that the company has new ways of dealing with you.

T-mobile has identified customers who are heavy data users and are engaged in peer-to-peer file sharing, and tethering outside of T-Mobile’s Terms and Conditions (T&C). This results in a negative data network experience for T-Mobile customers. Beginning August 17, T-Mobile will begin to address customers who are conducting activities outside of T-Mobile’s T&Cs