Tag: ISP Pricing

Lawmakers want state to take up ‘net neutrality’ fight | Minnesota Public Radio News

Lawmakers want state to take up ‘net neutrality’ fight | Minnesota Public Radio News

A pair of Democratic legislators proposed Tuesday that Minnesota toughen state standards for internet service providers just as the federal government is giving them more flexibility in pricing and content control. State Sen. Ron Latz of St. Louis Park and Rep. Paul Thissen of Minneapolis said lawmakers should step up in response to a Federal […]

FCC Urged To Ban Premium Pricing For Privacy | Media Post

FCC Urged To Ban Premium Pricing For Privacy | Media Post

In her letter, Warren specifically criticizes AT&T’s decision to charge Gigabit consumers higher fees to avoid the company’s online behavioral advertising program — which involves tracking their online activity in order to serve them tailored ads. When AT&T rolled out its 1-GB fiber network in Kansas City last year, the company said the price of […]

Pricing News Daily > 11/27/14

Pricing News Daily > 11/27/14

Pricing News Daily is a digest of top pricing strategy in the news, strategy expert and technology leader’s thought leadership, industry news and events, and resources for pricing professionals. This Edition is Sponsored by: Wiser Wiser provides a complete suite of solutions to give retailers, brands, and manufacturers the edge to stay both competitive and most […]

Google Reveals Pricing Plans for Google Fiber in Austin | Maximum PC

Google Reveals Pricing Plans for Google Fiber in Austin | Maximum PC

Insanely fast internet for $70 Austin, Texas is one of the areas that Google is currently developing its fiber network. While the company is still constructing the network, Google has revealed its residential pricing plans for Google Fiber in Austin before residents will be able to sign up for the service next month. The deal, which […]

Pricing News Daily > 8/1/14

Pricing News Daily > 8/1/14

Pricing News Daily is a digest of top pricing strategy in the news, strategy expert and technology leader’s thought leadership, industry news and events, and resources for pricing professionals. This Edition is Sponsored by: Asia Pricing Professionals Asia Pricing Professionals (APP) is a not-for-profit community of pricing management practitioners. Our key objective is to raise the […]

Web Usage-based Pricing Confuses Shoppers, U.S. Watchdog Finds | 4 Breaking News

Web Usage-based Pricing Confuses Shoppers, U.S. Watchdog Finds | 4 Breaking News

Buyers in concentrate groups run by the U.S. Government Accountability Office had few severe concerns about usage-based pricing of wireless net plans, but had “sturdy damaging reactions” to such pricing of wireline ISPs. (CBC) Buyers often incorrectly estimate how a lot data they consume online and pay internet providers for much more downloading and uploading […]

Pricing News Daily > 6/24/14

Pricing News Daily > 6/24/14

Pricing News Daily is a digest of top pricing strategy in the news, strategy expert and technology leader’s thought leadership, industry news and events, and resources for pricing professionals. Today’s Headlines Tip: Tune ERP for Better Strategic Pricing | Modern Distribution Management “I feel comfortable in saying that in most wholesale distribution companies, they underutilize the […]

Sonic.net CEO: Tiered Pricing ‘Doesn’t Make Sense’ | Multichannel

Sonic.net CEO: Tiered Pricing ‘Doesn’t Make Sense’ | Multichannel

In the view of Sonic.net CEO Dane Jasper, ISPs that charge based on speed tiers and data usage are employing policies that some consumers might view as fair, but are likewise artificially contrived by those service providers. Installing tiered broadband services is “just configuration. That’s cost-less,” Jasper said in a recent interview, noting that his […]