Verizon's Done Charging $35 Android Tablet Activation Fees

A minor but aggravating double standard has been overturned: Verizon has waived its $35 Android tablet activation fee, retroactive to March 1st. There had been no such surcharge for iPad purchases, because honestly what is an activation fee, anyway? Other than, you know, a way to squeeze every last bit of blood from… » 3/16/11 8:48am 3/16/11 8:48am

Dealzmodo: T-Mobile Waives Activation Fee This President's Day Weekend

Starting today through Monday the 18th, you'll be able to get a new T-Mobile plan without having to pay their $35 activation fee. This is cumulative as well, so if you're activating five lines, you'll save $175 total. Think of all the money you'd save if you activated one billion lines. [T-mobile] » 2/15/08 1:31pm 2/15/08 1:31pm

Dealzmodo: T-Mobile Waiving Activation Fee Until 12/31

A hot little birdie just told me that T-Mobile is waiving all activation fees (usually $35) for new customers from tomorrow (12/28) until the end of the year. If you've been waiting for whatever reason to switch to the Tee Mobe, now's the time (to save 35 bucks). In addition to that, the Samsung Beat music phone is… » 12/27/07 9:49pm 12/27/07 9:49pm