Most engineering shops I work with don't have an internet connection let alone the cabling to wire a fucking printer to the internet.
that shit shouldn't cost a dime
People really need to get a real perspective over this.
I've been using this since the iPad first came out a couple years ago and doing so on my iPhone 3GS and now 4/4S. You can use Skype/Facetime/Mumble or whatever you want all over the cell connection.
But yes, you do pay for an 'open internet access plan'. They don't block any sites or services - but they're trying to do just that with FaceTime and should (probably will) be smacked back by the FCC.
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