Network operator Three was one of the first to launch contracts with unlimited data and other providers soon followed suit. However, not all unlimited plans are created equal and some will still cap you at a certain amount, albeit an incredibly large one. But what if you can’t afford, or don’t want an unlimited data contract? How much data do you use and how much should you, realistically, be paying for?
To give you a general idea, FoneHouse has put together an infographic which details what you get with a 10GB of mobile data allowance. It shows how much streaming you can do, how many emails you can send, the number of Snapchats you get and how much time you can spend on Facebook.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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