Since the end of unlimited data on mobile devices,and the gradual death of the two year contract, the phone market is fragmenting into some interesting and tempting alternatives. And today Straight Talk announced 5 gig in place of three. I am still waiting for Google Fi offer after requesting an invite. I have been using Ting for over three years for my personal phone to supplement a work phone on Verizon Wireless.
The current data structure in cell phone plans stifles innovation of live streaming services and other heavy bandwidth users without deep pockets.