this post was submitted on 12 Jun 2024
305 points (97.8% liked)

Technology

55859 readers
5005 users here now

This is a most excellent place for technology news and articles.


Our Rules


  1. Follow the lemmy.world rules.
  2. Only tech related content.
  3. Be excellent to each another!
  4. Mod approved content bots can post up to 10 articles per day.
  5. Threads asking for personal tech support may be deleted.
  6. Politics threads may be removed.
  7. No memes allowed as posts, OK to post as comments.
  8. Only approved bots from the list below, to ask if your bot can be added please contact us.
  9. Check for duplicates before posting, duplicates may be removed

Approved Bots


founded 1 year ago
MODERATORS
top 4 comments
sorted by: hot top controversial new old
[–] [email protected] 34 points 1 month ago (1 children)

I was curious but only enough to get it summarized:

T-Mobile is trying to get customers who filed FCC complaints about recent price hikes to drop those complaints. However, at least one customer, "mjsztainbok," is refusing to back down, citing T-Mobile's broken promises and misleading claims. T-Mobile's "Un-contract" and "Price Lock" guarantees appear to have been violated, with the company's explanations being unsatisfactory. Customers feel cheated, and T-Mobile could face legal and regulatory troubles, including a potential class action lawsuit, over false advertising. The issue is unlikely to go away anytime soon for the "Re-carrier."

[–] [email protected] 5 points 4 weeks ago

Sounds like a "spectacular" failure to me

[–] [email protected] 10 points 4 weeks ago

Striestand Effect much?

[–] [email protected] 7 points 4 weeks ago

It's stuff like this that makes me distrust a lot of lifetime price guarantees and lockins. Take for instance pCloud (not to be confused with Proton Drive) and their purchasable lifetime cloud storage...