Say it with me now. Data caps are about profits, not recovering fixed costs
by Da'Von B.
There are lies, damned lies, and the arguments the cable industry makes about broadband caps. As more ISPs cap their broadband service, more questions are raised about the practice, which has put cable providers on the defensive.
In the last month, cable companies have switched from justifying their caps as a means to handle congestion -- or bandwidth hogs -- and are now saying it's about recovering the billions invested in their network.