AT&T counts 10M customers on tiered data plans; O2 UK likens LTE to a toll road

> AT&T Mobility now counts 10 million customers on its tiered data plans, said Ralph de la Vega, president and CEO of AT&T Mobility and Consumer Markets. Article

> European satellite operator, SES ASTRA has launched a new service that aims to provide communities in areas without conventional broadband Internet access with its satellite-based broadband service ASTRA2Connect. Article

> O2 UK plans to use LTE service as a "toll road" to charge content providers more for delivering high-quality media content to end users, a company executive said. Article

> Nintendo is bringing an "eStore" to the 3DS, a place to stream 3D movie and game trailers and check out game screenshots, and it is teaming with AT&T to allow 3DS users to connect to more than 10,000 of AT&T's Wi-Fi hotspots. Article

> O2 chief executive Ronan Dunne has insisted that upcoming 4G spectrum auctions should not be used to "right the perceived wrongs" of previous spectrum auctions of 2G and 3G holdings. Article

And Finally... The Bee Gees' "Stayin' Alive" ringtone interrupted a funeral. Article

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