• AT&T to offer ad supported phone plans where you give up privacy for $5 to $10

    8 days ago - By Privacy Online

    AT&T is planning to offer ad-supported phone plans within a year, according to an exclusive interview that AT&T CEO John Stankey had with Reuters. For those that are keeping track of anti-privacy moves from AT&T, this action is particularly stanky. Stankey told Reuters:
    “I believe there's a segment of our customer base where given a choice, they would take some load of advertising for a $5 or $10 reduction in their mobile bill.”
    While this has been tried many times in the past, AT&T seems to firmly believe that with better targeted advertising, the goldmine might finally be within reach...
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