Consumers love their applications. Carriers do too, unless the applications are bandwidth hogs.
With carriers trying to clamp down on excessive data consumption, it's more important than ever for developers to make sure they aren't creating apps that hog the data highway.
"Bandwidth is not infinite and it's not free," said Larry Rau, director of technology for the application ecosystem for Verizon Wireless. "It's something developers have to be aware of."
Consumers are starting to grow aware of the issue. Last year, AT&T opted to offer tiered data plans, introducing … Read more