Tag: AT&T

AT&T suffering from widespread voicemail outage, and there’s no timetable for a fix

AT&T is suffering from what appears to be a widespread voicemail outage. Despite the fact that the outage has been ongoing for several weeks, details on what exactly is wrong… Read more »

AT&T more than doubles ‘administration fee’ on post-paid phones, tablets and smartwatches

AT&T could add some $ 970 million to its annual revenue by increasing from 76 cents to nearly $ 2 an "administrative fee" that shows up as a line item… Read more »

AT&T expands ‘5G Evolution’ to 117 markets, sets stage for mobile 5G rollout this year

Apple partner carrier AT&T on Thursday announced the expansion of "5G Evolution" wireless technology to more than 100 U.S. markets, laying the foundation for a planned mobile 5G service launch… Read more »

AT&T announces plans to launch mobile 5G service in 12 cities by end of 2018

After the cellular industry agreed on specifications for the next-generation mobile 5G standard in December, AT&T on Wednesday announced plans to begin rolling out its own flavor of the speedy… Read more »

Temporary iPhone X activation problems occur as AT&T, Verizon servers get slammed

Some users with a new iPhone X are being stymied by error messages when trying to activate the device, caused by massive load on AT&T and Verizon’s servers. AppleInsider –… Read more »

Mobile data price-war continues as AT&T announces a $60 ‘unlimited’ deal – with catches, of course

If you’re looking for a new ‘unlimited’ mobile data plan, the competition between carriers continues to offer cheaper deals. All four major carriers have announced new or revised tariffs this… Read more »

Head to head: Comparing AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile & Verizon’s ‘unlimited’ wireless plans for iPhone

All four of the big U.S. wireless providers once again have unlimited plans available to smartphone users. AppleInsider looks into the four, and gives you the data you need to… Read more »

AT&T Customers to Receive More Than $88M in Refunds Following Mobile Cramming Settlement

The United States Federal Trade Commission today announced that it is giving more than $88 million in refunds to 2.7 million AT&T customers who had unauthorized third-party charges added to… Read more »

AT&T and Verizon Facing FCC Scrutiny After Exempting Their Own Apps From Data Caps

Both AT&T and Verizon offer apps and streaming services that don’t count against the data cap they impose on customers, a practice that the United States Federal Communications Commission does… Read more »

WSJ: AT&T agrees to acquire Time Warner for >$80 billion, deal to be announced shortly (update: official!)

Update: AT&T has officially announced that it will acquire Time Warner for $ 107.50 per share. The deal will now go through the usual legal process to ensure the companies comply… Read more »