| Apr 19, 2010
| 4:35 PM
With versions of Apple's iPads that can connect to AT&T's 3G wireless Internet still yet to hit the market, Sprint Nextel has beat Apple to the punch by hacking together a new package and a clever marketing campaign for its 3-month-old Wi-Fi device....
| Oct 7, 2010
| 11:30 AM
SEATTLE -- A new report says Apple Inc. is getting ready to manufacture an iPhone model that works on the cellular network operated by Verizon Wireless, though it doesn't necessarily mean it's coming to that carrier any time soon.
It has long been...
| Jun 2, 2010
The days of all-you-can-eat data on AT&T's cellular network are coming to an end.
Starting June 7th, new customers who purchase a smartphone or a data-capable phone -- including a new iPhone, Blackberry or Android device -- will have the option to pay...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 4:35 AM
AT&T Inc plans to pay $39 billion for Deutsche Telekom AG's T-Mobile USA to create a new U.S. mobile market leader, but the pricey purchase is likely to attract intense antitrust scrutiny over potentially higher customer bills.
The deal gives AT&T, the...
| Mar 20, 2011
| 4:01 PM
NEW YORK -- AT&T Inc struck a $39 billion deal to buy Deutsche Telekom AG's T-Mobile USA, to create a new U.S. mobile market leader and bolster its constrained network against a near insatiable appetite for videos and data from Apple iPhone and iPad...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 8:58 AM
Investors cheered AT&T Inc's deal to snap up Deutsche Telekom AG's T-Mobile USA in a $39 billion transaction that reshapes the U.S. wireless landscape.
The news of the deal, which sent shares of both companies higher in early trade, prompted at least...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 4:02 AM
Sprint customers may soon be able to use their cell phone like a credit card. Sprint Nextel is working on a new technology to make that possible in late 2011. The company says they want to be its competitors ATT, T-Mobile and Verizon with the new...
| Nov 13, 2010
If today's fastest smart phones deliver e-mails and Web pages with the speed of a thoroughbred racehorse, then the next generation of phones — now rolling onto the runway —- may feel like jet planes.
Powered by souped-up 4G networks (that's...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 6:16 AM
Verizon Wireless would seem to be a big winner after its expected announcement Tuesday that it will start selling the iPhone and break Apple Inc.'s monogamous relationship with AT&T Inc. in the U.S.
But for several reasons, the iPhone's arrival to...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 11:23 AM
The free HeyTell app delivers push-to-talk features to the iPhone and Android smart phones, mimicking Sprint Nextel services and products.
Instead of dialing, texting or e-mailing, just tap the “Hold and Speak” button to make a walkie-talkie-like phone...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 6:32 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tens of thousands of unionized Verizon Communications Inc. workers from Massachusetts to Washington, D.C., went on strike early Sunday after they failed to agree on a new labor contract with the telecommunications company.