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T-Mobile Ending Grandfathered Plans in November

T-Mobile will be ending all grandfathered plans in November. All current plans will be moved to a plan with a “similar or better price.” T-Mobile has already moved from offering discounts to their devices, so all customers must now pay full price for their phones. This is all the result of T-Mobile’s attempt to move away from the traditional contract model, but may end up alienating more potential customers than it draws.

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Free Wireless Plan On The Horizon

FreedomPop, the shepherd of the free wireless plan, has announced it’s first free service plan. ¬†Providing users with free 500 texts, 200 minutes and 500MB of data, it only requires $100 to purchase its HTC Evo Design 4G WiMAX. ¬†Extra texts/minutes/data can be paid for by usage for a fairly low cost, or unlimited texts/voice for just $11 a month!

Source: Heck Yes! The First Free Wireless Plan Is Finally Here – Gizmodo