| May 22, 2014
| 5:46 PM
In "The Sound of Music," Charmian Carr played the eldest Von Trapp daughter, Liesl, the one who sings "Sixteen Going on Seventeen."
Carr is now 71 and she's going on about AT&T.
"I just don't understand their billing," she told me, exasperated....
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Best Buy and AT&T have rolled out large discounts on the Galaxy Gear, leading some to believe that Samsung may unveil a new version of its smartwatch later this month.
The lime green, gold, orange and beige versions of the Galaxy Gear are off 50% at...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:30 PM
AT&T is in advanced talks to acquire satellite TV leader DirecTV in a deal worth $50 billion, according to published reports.
The telco hopes to clinch a deal to buy DirecTV -- which has about 20 million U.S. subscribers -- within two weeks, according to...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:14 PM
City Council members are grappling to find a balance between bringing needed technological infrastructure into La Caņada and maintaining safe and attractive thoroughfares.
The issue came to light Monday when the council considered two appeals over the...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Airline travelers who are frustrated with the speed of wireless Internet on planes may have some relief soon.
Communications giant AT&T has announced it is working to put 4G LTE wireless Internet on commercial planes by as soon as late 2015.
| May 1, 2014
| 7:12 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out where April went.
The Skinny: Is there anyone not interested in buying the Clippers? Every hour another five names pop up. Of course, Donald Sterling has said he's not selling, so who knows how all this ugliness...
| May 1, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Shares of DirecTV rose more than 5% in early trading Thursday, one day after reports surfaced that telecommunications giant AT&T is interested in buying the satellite broadcaster in a deal that could potentially create a large rival to the merger of...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A rush among the nation's largest pay-TV and Internet providers to get even bigger could have profound effects on consumers and competition.
Telecommunications giant AT&T has approached DirecTV about buying the satellite broadcaster in a bid to become...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:33 AM
AT&T is continuing its fight with T-Mobile by offering new and existing users $100 credit for every new line they add to their service.
The Texas-based carrier announced the promotion Wednesday, saying it is a way to reward existing users and entice new...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 2:15 PM
T-Mobile loves to pick on AT&T.
T-Mobile Chief Executive John Legere, who crashed and was kicked out of an AT&T party Monday, took the stage at the Venetian on Wednesday with some choice words for the rival carrier.
In an appearance laced with...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
AT&T is cutting its longstanding ties with Fox's "American Idol," severing a sponsorship that has lasted 12 years, while the program grapples with ratings declines and age.
"We've been proud to be a part of this groundbreaking TV series for the past 12...