Posts tagged “AT&T”

June 10, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T launching push-to-talk app for iPhone

AT&T AT&T is adding a walkie-talkie-like application to the iPhone for its corporate customers, replicating a hallmark feature of the Nextel network, which is being shut down this summer.

June 6, 2013

Premium Lock Ban on Apple iPhone 4 not seen as setback for wireless carriers

iPhone 4 AT&T and T-Mobile US say the International Trade Commission's decision to ban versions of the iPhone 4 and iPad 2 as part of Apple's patent suit with Samsung Electronics Co. will have little effect on sales.

June 5, 2013

Premium Lock New BlackBerry with keyboard on sale at AT&T, Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile

The first keyboard-equipped BlackBerry sporting the company's radically new operating system is hitting U.S. stores this week with three major carriers taking orders.

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Updated May 30, 2013

Premium Lock Cisco demonstrates staying power with latest earnings

Cisco's HQ in california Analysis: Cisco's revenue mix in 1Q13 shifted further away from traditional routing and switching products toward next-generation segments, particularly Service Provider Video, Wireless, Data Center and Services. These segments accounted for 53% of Cisco's total revenue in 1Q13, up from 50% in 1Q12. TBR believes this trend will continue throughout 2013, as the company continues to successfully capitalize on customer demand for cloud, mobility and video-based technologies.

May 13, 2013

Premium Lock As AT&T expands 4G in Triangle, reports surface it may drop HTC Facebook phone

4g AT&T is expanding its 4G wireless coverage in more of the triangle, but sources say the telecommunications giant may drop the recently launched HTC phone that incorporates Facebook.

Updated May 13, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T hiring across state as network expansion revs up

AT&T AT&T says it plans to add more than 250 jobs to help expand its network across North Carolina. The telecommunication firm also has some 150 open jobs.

May 10, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T launches pay-as-you-go wireless service

AT&T The new subsidiary will offer nationwide wireless service to value-conscious customers interested in unlimited talk, text and data plans without an annual contract.

April 10, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T expands 4G wireless service to Rocky Mount, Wilson

AT&T AT&T continues to wide its 4G LTE wireless service across North Carolina, adding Rocky Mount and Wilson. Several other areas will gain access this summer.

Updated April 10, 2013

Premium Lock 'Google Fiber' helping pave way for faster network in Triangle

Broadband  AT&T says it will build a network to rival Google's in Austin, Texas - and it wants the same cooperation from governments. Time Warner Cable has made a bid for the North Carolina Next Generation Network. Isn't competition wonderful? This is good news for consumers and businesses.

March 29, 2013

Premium Lock Looking for wireless service? Here's a breakdown on price plans

T-Mobile USA is breaking the mold on standard industry practice by offering a lower up-front cost for a new phone but higher payments. Raleigh-based Bandwidth's Republic Wireless adds its own strategies to a growing mix of mobile offers.

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March 29, 2013

Premium Lock New Samsung Galaxy smartphone carries higher price tag

Trying out new Galaxy AT&T says it will start taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S 4, the season's most eagerly awaited smartphone, on April 16 for $250.

March 18, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T hacker gets 3-year sentence in iPad breach case

Apple's iPad A man convicted of illegally gaining access to AT&T's servers and stealing more than 100,000 email addresses of iPad users has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.

Updated March 6, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T names tech-experienced exec as new NC president

Venessa Harrison, a 33-year veteran of AT&T and its predecessor companies who began her career as an operator in Raleigh in 1979, is the new president of AT&T North Carolina. She brings considerable experience with new technology deployment to her new job.

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February 26, 2013

Premium Lock ISPs to target peer-to-peer software users for piracy downloads

Internet       The Copyright Alert System, organized by the recording and film industry, is being activated this week to target consumers using peer-to-peer software.

Updated February 25, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T targets Triangle area for $350M in upgrades over 3 years

Of the $1.5 billion AT&T says it has invested over the past three years to upgrade its networks in North Carolina, some $350 million of that has been spent in and around the Triangle.

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Updated February 25, 2013

Premium Lock GM dumps Verizon, picks AT&T for faster OnStar service

AT&T Mobile World Congress news: "We're making a global commitment to embed 4G LTE mobile broadband across all of our vehicles," Mary Chan, president of GM's Global Connected Consumer, says. "This is the largest commercial deployment of 4G LTE services in the auto industry."

February 21, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T invests $1.5B over 3 years to upgrade NC networks

AT&T Between 2010 and 2012, AT&T says it poured more than $1.5 billion into its North Carolina networks, upgrading and adding wireless sites while also investing in traditional landlines.

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