Posts tagged “AT&T”
The asset sale is an attempt to address the concerns of the Justice Department, which sued to block the takeover on Aug. 31, saying the deal would "substantially lessen competition" in the wireless market. The acquisition was dealt another blow on Nov. 22, with the Federal Communications Commission signaling an attempt to block it.
The deal would lead to massive job losses as AT&T realizes savings, and the record at the FCC doesn't show the merger would significantly spur the spread of wireless high-speed Internet service, an agency official says.
AT&T tops iPhone study; TechCrunch exodus; Arrested Development returns; 400,000 Windows phone apps; Nortel HQ $630M makeover
Bulldog blog headlines: AT&T is No.1 in a study of iPhone data and browsing performance; top talent is leaving TechCrunch; Netflix brining back "Arrested Development;" Windows Phone Marketplace surging; Canadian military to invest $630M in former Nortel HQ.
GSK board search; analyst's Lenovo advice Lenovo; AT&T's phone price cut; HP's 3D PC review; GSK vaccine partner
Bulldog blog headlines: GSK hires a search firm to find new board members; analyst says Lenovo should change its focus; AT&T cuts new 4G phone prices; HP's 3D PC lands praise; GSK picks partner to boost vaccine production.
Bulldog blog headlines: Research In Motion is losing market share and share value; Cisco hires VMware exec for security push; judge says Sprint can sue AT&T in merger deal; Twitter adds new features; HP hires new technology executive.
HTC Vivid and the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket are big touchscreen smartphones that run Google Inc.'s Android software. They'll cost $200 and $250 respectively, with a two-year service contract requirement.
A Wi-Fi hotspot can serve up to two set-top boxes wirelessly. A home can have two more set-top boxes, but they would have to be wired up, since the hotspot has limited capacity. All four could show high-definition programming simultaneously.
Korea fines GSK; Cisco CEO most overpaid?; malaria vaccine near?; Red Hat eyes fed cuts; AT&T targets Sprint
Bulldog blog headlines: South Korea fines GSK $2.7M for unfair trade; Wall Street blog site says John Chambers is most overpaid exec; GSK exec hopeful for malaria vaccine; government data center shutdown could help Red Hat; AT&T wants Sprint out of merger case.
"The fourth quarter is going to be unbelievable," Ralph de la Vega, head of the consumer side of AT&T, told analysts on a conference call. However, new activations for iPhones fell in the latest quarter ahead of the iPhone 4S which launched last week.
AT&T customers who pre-ordered phones can't get phones in stores, a spokesperson says. The iPhone 4S will be available at all Apple stores plus AT&T, Sprint and Verizon Wireless stores. Some Best Buy, Target and Walmart stores and authorized resellers will also carry the phones.
Apple Inc. and various phone companies started taking orders for the phone last Friday. It hits stores this coming Friday.
Apple Inc. and various phone companies started taking orders for the phone last Friday. It hits stores this Friday.
NC ACLU chapter obtained the document. A few data points from the sheet were known outside law enforcement circles, but wireless carriers have not been open about their policies. They aren't required to keep the data, and they keep the same information for varying lengths of time. Some don't keep data at all that other companies store.