Tag: AT&T

Galaxy S9 Preorder Prices, Discounts, Promos At Samsung, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, And T-Mobile

The latest Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are now up for preorder at all major U.S. carriers as well as at Samsung itself and Best Buy. Here are the prices and deals currently in store.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 8, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Rolls Out To Select Users

A Samsung Galaxy Note 8 user on AT&T already received Android 8.0 Oreo, so it seems the update is rolling out to select users. Samsung and AT&T have yet to make an official announcement.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 1, 2018

First 3 Cities In The US To Get 5G Coverage Announced

AT&T has been gearing up for the push of 5G network to customers in the United States. The company has announced the first three cities that will be part of the initial launch of the new network.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 23, 2018

DirecTV Now Bundles Free 32GB Apple TV 4K With 3 Months Of Prepaid Service At $105 In Total

DirecTV Now launched a new offer to sweeten the deal and attract more customers. For a limited time, you can get a 32 GB Apple TV 4K for free with three months of prepaid DirecTV Now at $35 per month, amounting to $105 in total.

Internet February 12, 2018

Switching Wireless Carriers? Tips On How To Pick Your Next Cell Phone Plan

Looking to switch wireless carriers? It can be hard to choose between the big four: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon. We've created a guide on how to pick your next cell phone plan.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 29, 2018

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Gets VoLTE Support From AT&T And T-Mobile In The US

Huawei may have finally found a home for its smartphone in the west. The Mate 10 Pro is reportedly heading to the United States with support for VoLTE with T-Mobile and AT&T.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 28, 2018

AT&T CEO Calls On Congress To Create An Internet Bill Of Rights

AT&T chief executive Randall Stephenson used ads in major newspapers to call on Congress to create net neutrality law. The move is seen as a way of circumventing the drawn-out process that will create a headache for the company.

Business Tech January 24, 2018

T-Mobile Blasts AT&T, Verizon 5G Plans: Is The Un-Carrier Really Ahead In the 5G Race?

T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray reiterated the Un-Carrier's promise of rolling out a nationwide 5G network by 2020. However, as expected, he also criticized the 5G plans of rival carriers AT&T and Verizon in the process.

Internet January 19, 2018

Huawei CEO Richard Yu Goes Off Script To Slam US Carriers Onstage At CES 2018

Huawei CEO Richard Yu went off script during his keynote at CES 2018. He explained the problem the company has been having with U.S. carriers, which could have been sparked by AT&T's sudden withdrawal of their deal.

CES 2018 January 11, 2018

Huawei's Deal With AT&T To Sell Its Phone In The US Doesn't Work Out

The rumored partnership between Chinese electronics firm Huawei and AT&T is not pushing ahead. The U.S. telco has announced it will not carry Huawei-made Android flagship smartphones anytime soon. No reasons were offered why the deal collapsed.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 8, 2018

AT&T To Roll Out 5G By Late 2018, And It's Not All About Faster Speeds

A recent report confirmed AT&T's plans to become the first carrier to offer 5G connectivity. The company plans to launch its new wireless standard later this year.

Business Tech January 4, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S8 Owners Are Reporting A Wake-Up Bug That Turns Screen On, Drains Battery

Samsung’s Galaxy 2017 flagship models have reportedly been hit by a new issue called 'wake-up bug.' The bug inadvertently turns on the screen of the Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, and Note 8 and drains the device’s battery.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 3, 2018

Huawei Planning On Entering US Market In February Through AT&T

Huawei is one of the largest smartphone makers in the world but isn't well known in the United States. This could change with a reported deal with one of the country's largest carriers.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 29, 2017

AT&T Black Friday BOGO Deals: Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus, And Galaxy S8 Active

AT&T is offering BOGO deals on Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, S8 Active, and Note 8, albeit not all qualify for a full BOGO. Some will require a difference so the second one will be heavily discounted, but not exactly free.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 22, 2017

AT&T Nationwide Outage Confirmed: Here's What You Can Try To Get Service Back

AT&T acknowledged a nationwide outage that has prevented its subscribers from making and receiving wireless calls. The carrier has suggested a possible solution to the problem, but so has rival T-Mobile.

Internet November 15, 2017

T-Mobile Reigns Supreme In State Of Mobile Networks Report By OpenSignal: Verizon, AT&T Slowed Down After Unlimited Plans Launch

T-Mobile dominated OpenSignal's latest State of Mobile Networks, as the Un-Carrier won all six categories in the report. Rivals Verizon and AT&T played a part in handing over the crown to T-Mobile as they both slowed down.

Internet August 3, 2017

AT&T's DirecTV Now Gets Cloud DVR Support And More, While 4K HDR Streaming Set For 2018

AT&T has announced plans to unveil a next-generation video platform this fall, which launches for DirecTV Now customers first as part of a beta test. Cloud DVR, a revamped interface, and 4K HDR will be included as new features.

Internet July 14, 2017

Verizon Is The Fastest Mobile Network In The US

According to an in-depth study by PCMag, Verizon is the fastest U.S. network, but not exactly by a mile. The results come as all major carriers fight to be on top, especially with the promise of 5G inching closer.

Internet June 20, 2017

AT&T's DirecTV Now To Support Only Chrome: Mac Users Can't Use Safari To Stream Soon

AT&T’s DirecTV Now service will soon be exclusive to Chrome for those streaming via their desktops. Users have until have the end of June to switch browsers.

Internet June 8, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Nears Launch As Smartphone Gets Wi-Fi Certification

The Samsung Galaxy S8 active is inching closer to an official launch, as the Wi-Fi Alliance has just cleared the smartphone. The rugged version of Samsung's current flagship is expected to become available from AT&T in due time.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 15, 2017

Verizon Outbids AT&T To Buy Straight Path For More Than $3B: 5G Race Heating Up

AT&T announced back in April that it entered an agreement to acquire Straight Path, but that's no longer the case. Verizon outbid AT&T and snapped the company, getting a notable edge in the 5G race.

Business Tech May 11, 2017

AT&T Offers $200 Trade-In Credit For Samsung Galaxy S8 Or Galaxy S8 Plus Purchase But It's A Limited-Time Deal

AT&T has kicked off a new promotion for the latest Samsung flagships, offering $200 trade-in credit toward the purchase of a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+. The offer will expire at the end of this month, so here's all you need to know about this deal.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 8, 2017

T-Mobile Aims To Launch 5G Network Across The US By 2020, Emphasizes It's Not Fake 5G

T-Mobile has now launched a counterattack against AT&T’s 5G Evolution network, announcing plans to build a 'true' 5G network. If it delivers on its word, T-Mobile might roll out the network as soon as 2020.

Internet May 3, 2017

AT&T Rolls Out Fake 5G Network, And Only Samsung Galaxy S8 Owners Can Use It

AT&T has announced that its 5G Evolution network technology is rolling out to more cities later this year, poised to deliver twice the speed of existing 4G LTE networks. However, its new network might not even be true 5G.

Internet April 25, 2017

Rugged Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Reportedly In Tow, Headed To AT&T

Samsung has been offering rugged, 'Active' versions of its flagships for years now and this year should be no different. A tougher Galaxy S8 Active is reportedly in the cards and could launch as an AT&T exclusive.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 14, 2017

T-Mobile Bids $8 Billion At FCC Airwaves Auction: Un-Carrier Now In Position To Topple AT&T, Verizon

T-Mobile bid nearly $8 billion at the recently concluded auction for broadcast airwaves spectrum by the FCC. The wireless licenses that the Un-Carrier acquired would allow it to further challenge, and possibly outmuscle, AT&T and Verizon.

Business Tech April 14, 2017

AT&T Acquires Straight Path For $1.6 Billion, Paves Way For 5G

AT&T has announced the acquisition of Straight Path Communications for $1.6 billion, solidifying its position as one of the industry's forerunners of 5G technology.

Business Tech April 11, 2017

AT&T Will Throw In Free HBO If You Sign Up For Its Unlimited Plus Plan

AT&T is giving its customers a sweet deal. Beginning April 6, those who’ll sign up for its Unlimited Plus plan will get free HBO access.

Internet April 6, 2017

LG G6 Preorders Already Shipping From AT&T, Sprint, And T-Mobile

The LG G6 is one of the hottest Android smartphones of 2017, and it's ready to reach customers. AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile have started shipping LG G6 preorders ahead of the April 7 release, and Verizon is expected to follow shortly.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 29, 2017

AT&T And Verizon Pull Ads Off YouTube Over Videos Promoting Terrorism And Hate

AT&T and Verizon have decided to remove their ads from YouTube over videos promoting hateful speech and terrorism. Google pledged to give advertisers more control over ad placement, but apparently it didn't move fast enough.

Internet March 23, 2017

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Drops By FCC Before AT&T Release: What To Expect

The AT&T version of the Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) has dropped by the FCC, signaling an imminent release. The smartphone should hit multiple U.S. carriers, so here's what specs to expect.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 21, 2017

LG G6 US Release: Carrier Prices, Options, And Promos Compared

The LG G6 has gone up for preorder at nearly all major U.S. carriers and some exciting promotions are in store to sweeten the deal. Here's a roundup of the LG G6 carrier pricing and freebies to get a better idea of what's on offer.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 19, 2017

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) Variant Gets FCC Certification

The T-Mobile variant of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) has received FCC certification. This device is expected to be targeted at customers with medium budgets and, therefore, will likely boast low-end specs.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 18, 2017

AT&T Launches 'Unlimited' GoPhone Prepaid Plan For $60, 6 GB For Just $40

AT&T has come up with a cheaper unlimited data plan offer under its GoPhone initiative. The new prepaid plan offers unlimited data for $60 per month with a data speed of 3 Mbps.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 11, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Starts Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat: Update Now Available For All Carrier Variants

AT&T has started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Samsung Galaxy S7 active, and that means all models of the smartphone across major U.S. carriers can now download the latest Android version.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 9, 2017

AT&T Customers Unable To Call 911: Here's What Happened (Service Restored Now)

AT&T users in more than 14 states nationwide were unable to call 911 on Wednesday, March 8. The carrier says it has solved the issue and restored the service, but people are still wondering what happened.

Internet March 9, 2017

Smartphone Deal: LG G5 On Sale For $120 With Free Accessory Bundle For Verizon, Sprint, Or AT&T At Best Buy

As LG prepares to launch the LG G6, retailers are looking to clear out inventory of the LG G5. Best Buy is offering a new deal that scores you the smartphone for $120 and includes a three-piece accessory bundle.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 5, 2017

AT&T Stream Saver Rolls Out, Throttling Video Quality By Default: Here's How To Disable It

AT&T has officially started rolling out the Stream Saver feature announced back in November, throttling video quality to 480p. The feature kicks in by default, but at least it's easy to disable it.

Internet March 4, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Live Images Leak, Show Off AT&T Variant

Samsung Galaxy S8 latest leaked images suggest that the device will make its way to AT&T. The leaked images also show off the presence of an iris scanner and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 2, 2017

LG G6 Pricing Information Confirmed By Mobile Chief

LG has just unveiled its 2017 flagship smartphone the LG G6 at Mobile World Congress, and now, the company has revealed the handset's pricing information.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017

AT&T Lowers Price Of Unlimited Data Plan, T-Mobile Swings Back With 3 Lines For $100 Offer

The unlimited data plan price war rages on, with AT&T offering new plans called Unlimited Plus and Unlimited Choice and T-Mobile sweetening the deal with a free third line.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Deal: Get $100 Gift Card, Memory Card And Charger Free

Best Buy has introduced a new promotion on the purchase of Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The deal offers free $100 gift card, a 256 GB memory card and a wireless charger to anyone buying these devices.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017

LG G6: Carrier Availability, Release Date, And Pricing Details For AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, And Sprint [Video]

LG just launched its latest flagship smartphone at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The LG G6 will be offered by Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile in the coming weeks.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2017

AT&T Overhauls Unlimited Plan, Offers Lower Price, New Perks In Bid To Be More Competitive

Faced with more attractive data bundles from competitors, AT&T reworked its unlimited data offerings. The carrier now offers two unlimited plans with lower prices, HD video, and tethering.

Business Tech February 27, 2017

iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus Buy One Get One Free Deal Offered By AT&T

Trying to find deals on Apple's latest iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus can be pretty hard. Luckily, AT&T is now offering a new BOGO deal on both smartphones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2017

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