The iPhone 3G and 3G S are both subsidized, selling for a significantly reduced price if you are eligible. Early iPhone 3G adopters, however, are finding themselves subject to a $200 higher price tag for the iPhone 3G S upgrade.
Episode 25 of the Digital City, where we discuss what happened at the recent Game Developer's Conference, the jump in Netflix's Blu-ray surcharge, and how VIA plans to take on the intel Atom with its Nano CPU for Netbooks.
Two consumer groups back a new bill aimed at cutting fees charged to cell phone customers.
Cingular starts surcharge for older phones
QuickTime 6 Pro: No Segmenting?; Refund; Final Cut Pro 3; European Surcharge
EarthLink hourly surcharge; AppleWorks glitch; more
Students who buy a qualifying phone under Sprint's My Way plan get 12 months of free unlimited calling and texting and 1GB of data.
The new "Mobility Administrative Fee" is boosting wireless bills by 61 cents a month -- a move that could reportedly raise a half-billion dollars a year for the carrier.
The carrier will be offering the service in the coming weeks, as confirmed by Google Play in a tweet.
Less than 50 percent of mobile users are pleased with their coverage.