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3G Versus. 4G: What You Should Know Before You Switch | Amy Lee | Posted 08.19.2011 | Technology

Blazing. Lightning fast. Turbo charged. Those are some of the ways Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint are describing 4G, as they push hard for sma...

Gay Leader Resigns Over AT&T Controversy

Posted 08.18.2011 | Politics

The president of the national gay rights group GLAAD resigned from his position on Saturday night, according to reporter Michael Signorile. Politi...

WATCH: '70s Era Chicagoans Try Out Cell Phones

The Huffington Post | Joe Erbentraut | Posted 08.17.2011 | Chicago

Providing a bit of a history lesson for otherwise unaware Chicagoan tech-heads, the AT&T Tech Channel Monday unearthed a short video profiling early a...

AT&T: Please Give Us Money So We Can Support Your Merger With T-Mobile

Eddie Geller | Posted 08.16.2011 | Technology
Eddie Geller

Lately, there's been a great deal of press about certain civic-minded organizations taking money from AT&T and then coming out and supporting the AT&T/T-Mobile merger.

Banality of Capitulation: Why Silicon Valley's Support for AT&T Is Less Than Meets the Eye

Art Brodsky | Posted 08.10.2011 | Technology
Art Brodsky

The fact that many companies have business relationships with AT&T should not be seen as an excuse for them to take a position that will hurt millions of consumers while changing the landscape of the wireless business by consolidating control into two companies.

Free Wi-Fi Coming To 20 NYC Parks

Posted 08.09.2011 | New York

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson today announced a five-year initiative to provide free Wi-Fi service at 26 locati...

Why MMTC Is Endorsing the AT&T/T-Mobile Merger

David Honig | Posted 08.05.2011 | Technology
David Honig

Some transactions may be compelling to shareholders or have an attractive economic rationale, but transactions that shrink a sector usually come at the expense of communities of color. Too often, what may appear to be "good" for a company is, in fact, bad for minorities.

AT&T Wants to Give You an 80s Makeover

Timothy Karr | Posted 07.26.2011 | Technology
Timothy Karr

You might be experiencing a horrible 1980s flashback right about now. No, it's not because legwarmers are in style again. It's because AT&T, that monopoly that once lorded over your rotary phone, has resurfaced with a scheme to rule your mobile phone as well.

AT&T Announces 4G LTE Locations

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.25.2011 | Technology

AT&T announced that it will roll out the high-speed 4G LTE mobile networks to Dallas, Houston, Chicago, Atlanta and San Antonio this summer. Accord...

No, Virginia -- AT&T Just Seems Like the Great Satan

Michael Bader, D.M.H. | Posted 07.23.2011 | Business
Michael Bader, D.M.H.

Understanding that the problem is in "the system" doesn't really help. Here's what it feels like: AT&T has the power to fix my Internet and make me happy. They don't. They won't. They don't care about me.

The Revolving Door Continues

Preeti Vissa | Posted 07.17.2011 | Technology
Preeti Vissa

Earlier this year, the FCC approved the merger of Comcast and NBC Universal, despite concerns raised by many. Recently it was announced that one of the commissioners who okay-ed that merger is leaving to become a Comcast-NBC lobbyist.

Customer Satisfaction With AT&T, T-Mobile Drops

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 07.17.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Sprint Nextel Corp., once dead last in customer satisfaction among the Big 4 national wireless carriers, now has the happiest subscri...

The Republican Supreme Court Sticks It to the Little Guy (Again)

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 07.15.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

Once again the US Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts has shown the nation it will always favor corporations over people even if it means conjuring new law out of thin air.

Breaking Up With T-Mobile May Cost AT&T $6 Billion

Posted 07.12.2011 | Technology

By Nadia Damouni and Paritosh Bansal NEW YORK (Reuters) - AT&T Inc (T.N) has promised to give Deutsche Telekom (DTEGn.DE) $6 billion in assets, se...

One More Washington Regulator Cashes in at Your Expense

Timothy Karr | Posted 07.11.2011 | Politics
Timothy Karr

The head of the company that makes more political contributions than any other has graced our capital with his presence. It's little wonder that people are so nauseated by business as usual in Washington.

AT&T Defends T-Mobile Merger

AP | By JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON -- Top executives from AT&T and T-Mobile USA faced off against top officials from Sprint Nextel and Cellular South on Capitol Hill Wednesda...

World's New Most Valuable Brand

Posted 07.09.2011 | Business

Apple has overtaken Google as the world's most valuable brand, ending a four-year reign by the Internet search leader, according to a new study by...

Samsung Unveils Giant New Phone

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.05.2011 | Technology

We're here in New York at Samsung Mobility's press event where AT&T's Jeff Bradley announced the Infuse 4G, notable for its massive 4.5-inch, Super AM...

Al Franken Makes Senate Stand for Net Neutrality

Timothy Karr | Posted 07.05.2011 | Technology
Timothy Karr

Last month, a Republican-led House voted on a "resolution of disapproval" that would strip the FCC of any authority to safeguard freedom of speech and freedom of choice on the Internet. Now, Al Franken is fighting back.

How Consumers Would Benefit From the AT&T/T-Mobile USA Merger

Rick Carnes | Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology
Rick Carnes

The interests of music suppliers and wireless consumers coincide -- content protection is in everyone's interest. This makes the AT&T acquisition of T-Mobile something to be glad about.

REPORT: AT&T, T-Mobile Antitrust Probe Deepens

Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Justice Department has decided to pursue an in-depth investigation of AT&T's plan to buy of T-Mobile USA, according to ...

Tiny New HP Veer Smartphone Coming To AT&T

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology

Since announcing its 2011 line of devices back in February, HP has been quiet on any actual release dates. Today, AT&T has finally announced HP's Veer...

Throw Your Smartphone Down the Rabbit Hole

Timothy Karr | Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology
Timothy Karr

Do you believe in fairy tales? AT&T wants you to. The phone giant is trying to make everyone believe that its takeover of T-Mobile would be good for jobs, innovation and the economy, while saving you hundreds of dollars on your smartphone.

AT&T/T-Mobile Merger Will Not Hurt Poor, Misinformation from People like Malkia Cyril Will

Navarrow Wright | Posted 07.03.2011 | Technology
Navarrow Wright

Anyone who chooses to write about the AT&T/T-Mobile merger should lead with facts instead of assumptions and opinions. The issue is too important to misinform people.

New Twist In Hollywood Wire-Tapping Scandal

The Wrap | Sharon Waxman & Diane Garrett | Posted 06.29.2011 | Entertainment

Former Hollywood journalist Anita Busch is pushing ahead with a lawsuit against Michael Ovitz and AT&T for damages stemming from the Anthony Pellicano...