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PBS NewsHour | FCC's Genachowski: New Alerts Aim to Limit 'Bill Shock' for Wireless Users | PBS

Duration: 06:44
Program: PBS NewsHour #10177
Broadcast Date: Oct. 17, 2011

Most cell phone users purchase a plan with limits on how long they can talk, text or browse the Web each month, but it can be tough to track usage. Ray Suarez discusses new consumer-friendly rules for wireless companies to send their customers over-usage alerts with Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski.

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Post Date: October 17, 2011