Posts tagged “AT&T”

July 16, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T's new wireless plan: No down payment, yearly hardware updates

Called "Next," the program follows similar offerings from T-Mobile with a variety of lower-cost options, including no fees for activation and upgrades as well as no financing charge.

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July 15, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T continues spectrum offensive with $1.2B buy of Leap Wireless

AT&T Charles Golvin, a technology analyst with research firm Forrester, says Leap's spectrum holdings will allow AT&T to offer more of its customers faster, more reliable wireless data in congested areas.

July 10, 2013

Premium Lock LTE deployments keep wireless firms competitive

BYOD is coming to wireless Verizon's recent success with its Share Everything plans is driving the business model toward shared data in the U.S. wireless industry, says Technology Business Research's Eric Costa.

Updated June 26, 2013

Premium Lock Wireless war: Verizon plans network upgrades to combat AT&T

With AT&T's data speeds on a tear, Verizon Wireless is playing catch-up, trying to manage its congested 2 1/2-year-old network, while working to get a new faster network online. A recent speed-test rating is a reversal for the two top wireless carriers.

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June 25, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T picks Atlanta for one of new innovation labs

AT&T The telecommunications giant says research in Atlanta will focus on wireless technology, such as Internet-connected vehicle products and services, as well as its recently launched Digital Life home security service. Cisco is a partner in the AT&T Foundry project.

Updated June 18, 2013

Premium Lock AT&T beats Verizon in 4G LTE speeds, PC Magazine says

Which mobile carrier has the fastest 4G network? PC Magazine's test found that AT&T edged out competitors. Read more about the test findings.

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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.

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