| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:14 AM
South Florida residents can go online andcheck on AT&T cell phone network upgrades in their specific neighborhood – or any other local neighborhood.
AT&T has updated its “microsite” page, which previously reflected network upgrades in...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 5:19 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- AT&T workers remain on the job, despite the end of their contract this past weekend.
Negotiations between the company and 40,000 landline workers appear to be moving forward, and there's hope that an agreement can be reached soon....
| Apr 8, 2012
| 1:50 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than 40,000 employees at AT&T Inc will keep working under the terms of an expired labor contract while their union continues negotiations with the telephone company, averting a potentially costly strike for now.
The workers in...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 9:11 AM
Have the Yellow Pages outlived their usefulness as a door-stopper, a child seat and, on increasingly rare occasions, a phone book? AT&T Inc. seems to think so, selling off much of its stake in the company to a private equity firm.
In a $950-million deal ...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:57 AM
South Florida remains a hot spot for cell phone users and major cell phone carriers continue to invest in the networks they have here, including AT&T and Verizon Wireless.
For instance, last month AT&T added service capacity to 26 sites in Broward...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Super service all right at your fingertips, just in time for Super Bowl. Samsung and AT&T have donated more 200 tablets for volunteers to use to help locals and guests get around the city.
Wednesday night, volunteers were trained on the new tablets....
| Jan 19, 2012
| 12:43 PM
The mobile data our smartphones love to suck up is once again going up in price.
AT&T on Wednesday hiked rates on its smartphone and tablet data plans. The new rates will go into effect on Sunday, but only new customers will be affected. Those under...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Two AT&T cellphone sites that were out of commission have just been fully restored, a company spokespman said.
Two of the three sites in Aberdeen were out for nearly 24 hours because of circuit issues, said spokesman Alex Carey. He added downed...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 6:37 AM
Ionia County's 9-1-1 emergency phone service has been restored.
The outage started at about 8 p.m. Friday. AT&T went to work on the problem. Meanwhile, residents of Ionia County could call 9-1-1 but calls were being taken by another dispatch center.
| Feb 27, 2012
| 1:16 PM
A Wall Street Journal report today noted how AT&T is mulling over a new business model in mobile apps: the so-called "toll free" app.
App developers and publishers who want a consumer to download a bandwidth-intensive app will be able to pay AT&T for the...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:49 AM
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