Updated December 16, 2009
Law firms representing 5,000 employees say AT&T changed overtime policy for ‘first-level managers’ after acquiring BellSouth, Pacific Bell.
Updated December 9, 2009
AT&T also announces plans for major speed upgrades to its U-verse television and data network. U-verse now has 2 million customers, AT&T says.
Updated December 3, 2009
AT&T's Tech Support 360 service landed more than 100,000 business customers in first 10 months after launch in September of 2008.
November 25, 2009
AT&T and Verizon, two offspring of Ma Bell, are getting more aggressive in their marketing, though it's not clear how much they are spending. Verizon and AT&T are both pulling away from their smaller rivals, so instead of competing with Sprint Nextel Corp. and T-Mobile USA, they're increasingly focused on each other.
October 26, 2009
N.C. will be a battleground for emerging mobile broadband services. Time Warner and AT&T also are targeting Tar Heel state markets.
Updated October 22, 2009
Nation's largest telecommunications and related services provider adds 2 million wireless subscribers in third quarter - 500,000 more than expected.
October 14, 2009
In other news, AT&T moves closer to approval for acquisition of Centennial Communications
Updated October 10, 2009
As part of a broader quarrel with Google, AT&T has complained that Google Voice blocks calls to phone numbers in some rural communities to reduce the access charges it must pay. So-called "common carrier" regulations prevent AT&T and other big phone companies from blocking those same calls.