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As Networks Speed Up, Data Hits a Wall
By JENNA WORTHAM, August 14, 2011

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/15/te...gewanted=print

The newest smartphones are intended to run on speedy 4G networks that allow people to effortlessly stream music, watch Netflix movies and tune in live to a Mets game, wherever they are.

But there’s a catch, of course.

Cellphone plans that let people gobble up data as if they were at an all-you-can eat buffet are disappearing, just as a new crop of data-gobbling Internet services from Netflix, Spotify, Amazon, Apple and the like are hitting the market or catching on with wide audiences.