T-Mobile just announced a new program that lets its subscribers binge-watch video from a few select sources, without any of that streaming counting against their data caps.
So if you want to watch every episode of Game of Thrones on HBO Go or a bunch of Netflix shows all in a row, you can and you won’t get charged extra.
But the “Binge On” service launched to a little bit of controversy yesterday, with some saying that it violates net neutrality.
Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson chats with Molly Wood about the new initiative.
Click the above audio player to hear the full interview.
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