Verizon Forgives Library’s $880 Data Fee after Publicity


After charging a small-town library in New York $880 for less than a half gigabyte of data, Verizon has forgiven the bill. The reimbursement occurred after ArsTechnica reported the story. The charge was for use of a mobile hotspot device, which the library lends to patrons for home internet access. Read the original story and the update.