Posts tagged “AT&T”
The plan, dubbed Edge, will be introduced Aug. 25, and allows the buyer to spread the full retail price of the phone, without subsidies, over 24 months. A buyer who has paid off 50 percent of the cost of the phone can upgrade to a new phone after six months.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.