June 7, 2010 – Today’s most interesting stories in technology, media and entertainment:
Last Chance For Unlimited iPad Data: As AT&T prepares to launch new limited data plans, the company is giving potential iPad customers one last chance to purchase an iPad with an unlimited data plan. You have to do it today. Don’t worry if the iPad you want isn’t in stock, if you place the order today, you will qualify for AT&T’s unlimited data plan. UPDATE: This information is wrong! The last day for the plan was Sunday, June 6, 2010.
TWC Tiered Pricing Redux: with AT&T initiating tiered pricing, the time may be right for land-based ISPs to do the same. While last year’s Time Warner Cable experiment with tiered broadband pricing didn’t go well, in discussing the future of household broadband data plans, TWC CEO Glenn Britt said, “Some people use less, so they should pay less.” Ominous!
Flash Hacks Possible: A new report shows that Adobe’s Flash is vulnerable to hackers. Adobe has acknowledged the bug, saying it knows that Flash is not immune to attacks. No need to worry, the Flash police are on it.
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