| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile are not providing consumers with enough information about their data-throttling practices as required by a regulatory rule, according to a consumer group.
Public Knowledge said the four companies are violating...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Netflix has struck a deal with AT&T, under which the No. 1 Internet video-streaming company will pay the U.S.'s biggest phone company fees to guarantee high-quality delivery.
The deal represents the third major U.S. broadband provider Netflix has cut...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:30 AM
AT&T plans to bundle pay-TV service from DirecTV with wireless broadband -- delivering speeds of 50 megabits per second or more over dedicated spectrum -- in rural areas, with the telco looking at launching the combo service in late 2015, said Ralph de la...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Amazon made a name for itself by selling products dirt-cheap, even if it came at a loss. Now comes one of the online retailer's craziest-sounding offers.
Amazon chopped about $200 off the prices of its first smartphone on Monday, making a 32-gigabyte...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Al Jazeera America has been on less than one day and it already has made an enemy.
The new cable news channel, which launched Tuesday afternoon, filed a lawsuit against AT&T for not carrying the network on its U-verse pay-TV system.
Al Jazeera America...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 11:03 AM
The battle for gigabit Internet is heating up in Austin, Texas, where AT&T announced Tuesday it will deploy its ultra high-speed Internet service in December.
The move is a direct shot at Google, which announced earlier this year that it would bring...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:30 PM
T-Mobile announced its customers now get unlimited data and texting when they travel abroad.
The Seattle carrier will also let users make calls while abroad for $0.20 per minute. And all of this is bundled into the company's base Simple Choice plan,...
| 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...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Shirley gets her phone service from AT&T. The company's telemarketers badger her frequently to bundle in Internet and video service.
That's annoying enough.
But what's really driving Shirley nuts is that AT&T has been sending salespeople to her home...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:54 AM
As part of its continuing network investment and ongoing 4G LTE rollout, AT&T said it has upgraded six mobile Internet cell sites in Harford County to expand AT&T 4G LTE coverage for area residents and businesses.
The upgrades include four sites along...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Move over, Google Fiber: AT&T has begun discussions to bring its ultra-fast U-Verse GigaPower Internet service to 21 cities across the U.S., the company said Monday.
AT&T and Google are racing to roll out Internet service with speeds of up to 1...