The great data roaming rip-off: prices from $0.25 to $50 per MB

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http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Stuart CornerOpera Software has produced a report that highlights the enormous variation in the prices charged for international mobile data roaming. {loadposition stuart}Unfortunately the operators are not identified, and Australia is not included in the coverage either as a roaming destination or country of origin. However the variation in charges are likely to be similar.The report makes clear that if you intend to use data on your phone in another country it really pays to buy an international data pack first. Prices per MB on these are generally much cheaper. For example one (IT news)