Originally Posted by EarlyMon
Packet inspection sails very close to the wind.
Comcast got in trouble for it, and the matter is one of political debate involving Net Neutrality, the courts and the FCC.
Because of its highly political nature and my standing as a site representative, I am proscribed from further comments, sorry.
Searching for "site:androidforums.com EarlyMon net neutrality" may yield insight into my views expressed previously, no promises on the search results though.
For purposes of our discussion, let's put it all under the heading - carriers can know about your connectivity using various methods.
I was just wondering whether DPI could contribute to the ability to detect/track tethering. Sorry that came across as an inquiry about views. My knowledge is from the Net Neutrality context, too, and I understand the sensitivity there.