AT&T exclusivity iPhone being looked at by US Government

AT&T exclusivity iPhone being looked at by US Government

According to an article over on theiphoneblog the US Senate is looking into mobile phone exclusivity deals such as the one between AT&T and Apple for the iPhone. The US Senate’s Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation is looking into how these exclusivity deals balance with technology innovation, consumer competition, business freedoms, and any effect […]

Should Apple with its iPhone dump AT&T?

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Following a disappointing performance at WWDC and the activation issues with the launching of the Apple iPhone last week we are all wondering whether or not Apple should divorce or keep AT&T. The carrier AT&T have not exactly been getting positive reactions from legions of Twitter-using members and once again is the target of waves […]

AT&T goes truly nationwide with TerreStar Satellite coverage

AT&T goes truly nationwide with TerreStar Satellite coverage

According to an article on pcworld, AT&T will achieve true nationwide coverage by the end of this year when it introduces their planned service that uses both mobile and satellite services. Apparently, AT&T will resell satellite service and mobile phones from TerreStar Networks, a startup which is set to launch its first satellite on the […]

AT&T Quickfire is back with less price and no flames

AT&T Quickfire is back with less price and no flames

Some time ago AT&T pulled all Quickfire mobile handsets due to fire risk, well now according to an article on engadget mobile, the AT&T Quickfire is back and a version that isn’t expected to burst into flames no doubt. Originally the AT&T Quickfire was offered at $100 on contract before being pulled, but now with […]

AT&T iPhone Tethering: Additional $55 per month, MMS coming July

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AT&T Tethering as we have just found out is going to cost an additional $55 per month with MMS coming in July. Although this is a rumour via the internet I am sure you will agree this is quite expensive although MMS is rumoured to be launched in mid July which is much more plausible. […]

AT&T Telephone Voting Service Scandal: Favours Kris Allen over Lambert

AT&T Telephone Voting Service Scandal: Favours Kris Allen over Lambert

A scandal involving hit TV show American Idol and AT&T could well threaten to sink the popular reality series claims a report on the Calgary herald. Critics claim AT&T, one of American Idol’s biggest sponsors, supplied mobile phones for free text messaging and issued instructions on how to cast blocks of votes to American Idol […]

AT&T Text Voting: Adam Lambert American Idol title

AT&T Text Voting: Adam Lambert American Idol title

AT&T, sponsor of American Idol, has attempted to quash the latest “Adam Lambert was robbed” theory by stating some over eager AT&T employees helped Arkansas fans by text at a viewing party, however they didn’t influence the final result. Last week Idol favourite, Lambert, lost out to Kris Allen of Conway, Ark. Customers of AT&T […]

AT&T Looking to Acquire Leap Wireless?

AT&T Looking to Acquire Leap Wireless?

Before Verizon Wireless bought Alltel, AT&T was the biggest provider in the US wireless industry, and engadget mobile reckons AT&T has been plotting a counterattack ever since. As the word is AT&T is taking a hard look at Leap Wireless who owns the Cricket brand as apparently both these companies have cancelled any appearances at […]

AT&T buddies up to Verizon for Alltel assets?

AT&T buddies up to Verizon for Alltel assets?

It looks like AT&T and Verizon are becoming buddies with a view to AT&T purchasing some of Alltel’s assets along with some Rural Cellular and Verizon assets from Verizon Wireless according to a report on phonescoop. Apparently AT&T made an announcement on their purchasing plans whereby AT&T will fork over $2.35 billion for licenses and […]

AT&T Survey Reveals Rise in Mobile Gaming

AT&T Survey Reveals Rise in Mobile Gaming

Mobile gaming on AT&T smartphones is on the up according to prnewswire, as a survey which polled 1,100 AT&T wireless customers in the United States reveals how they play mobile games and when. According to the findings of the 57 percent that played mobile games, 50 percent used mobile games as a distraction from daily […]