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If you thought Comcast wouldn't try to defend its "Worst Company in America" designation as voted by Consumerists' readers last month, think again. The broadband company holding the Golden Poo award has gone on record saying it wants to move to a usage-based billing model similar to how the wireless industry works within the next five years. "People who use more should pay more and people who use less should pay less," Comcast executive vice president David Cohen said at an investor event in New York City this week. Comcast has already been testing this in some areas. The way it's currently constructed is that subscribers are allotted 300GB of data per month. Those who go over are charged $10... Read more...