June 2, 2010
Ahead of new iPhone launch, AT&T rolls out new lower price plans with caps on usage. Subscribers who use little data or learn to limit their consumption will pay slightly less every month than they do now, while heavy users will be dinged with extra consumption fees.
June 2, 2010
Use of iPhones as a broadband connection for other devices – a service called tethering – will be introduced when Apple updates iPhone operating system.
May 25, 2010
The communications giant says service for its U-Verse Voice offering went down for several hours Tuesday. AT&T covers much of North Carolina.
Updated April 22, 2010
A recap of selected technology firms, including Red Hat, Cree and IBM, indicates corporate spending is on the rebound. On telecom side, indicators aren’t as good.
Updated April 21, 2010
Number of new wireless customers plunges 43 percent from a year ago to 512,000. Analysts had expected 600,000 additions.
April 21, 2010
Healthcare costs drive down AT&T's earnings, and revenue is flat. At EMC, the data storage firm beats Street expectations.
Updated April 20, 2010
For the first time, the communications giant will break out subscriber figures for non-phone devices like e-readers and GPS units with wireless service. That category is expected to grow explosively.
April 19, 2010
Apple announces quarterly earnings on Tuesday, but buzz centers on another question: Will Apple add Verizon as an iPhone carrier?
Updated April 6, 2010
Global plan calls for upgraded and expanded services with an emphasis on mobility, cloud computing and small businesses. Company also says it will increase download speeds for Internet services in many of its markets across 22 states.
Updated March 30, 2010
Report in Wall Street Journal says Apple is planning to offer iPhones to other carriers, other networks than AT&T
Updated March 24, 2010
The Carolinas have been trial markets since September. The so-called “femtocell” devices developed with Cisco can be purchased at AT&T stores.
March 24, 2010
At CTIA Wireless trade show, Sprint’s CEO unveils a video-equipped phone for its faster 4G network. Meanwhile, network executives call on government to increase availability of wireless spectrum.
Sprint CEO introduces 4G phone.